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1 - Tottenham Hotspur have won just one of their last nine competitive games at Wembley (D2 L6). Residence. https://t.co/VfK0tQTxIe 16 hours ago

24 - Manchester United have equalled their record for the longest unbeaten run within a single top-flight season (2… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 27 Apr

7 - Seven of the eight red cards in Premier League #ManchesterDerby matches have been given to Manchester United. Feisty. 27 Apr

19 - There were just 19 seconds between Marouane Fellaini's first & second cards in this #ManchesterDerby. Quickfire. 27 Apr

3 - Marouane Fellaini has been given his third red card in his Premier League career & his first in the competition since May 2015. Madness. 27 Apr

7 - Sergio Aguero has now attempted 7 shots in this game; more than any other player in a single game against Man U… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 27 Apr

4 - Jose Mourinho has won just 4 of his 18 meetings with Pep Guardiola (D6 L8), but one of these came in the last… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 27 Apr

8 - Sergio Aguero has scored 8 goals in 10 competitive appearances for Manchester City against Manchester United. T… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 27 Apr

3 - The previous 3 #ManchesterDerby @premierleague games officiated by Martin Atkinson have seen @ManUtd score a 90… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 27 Apr

8 - Spurs have won eight consecutive league games for the first time since October 1960 (13 in a row). Momentum. https://t.co/1jAhJzwSya 26 Apr

Current vacancies

PT European Football Analyst

Salary: Wage per hour TBC

Ref: OPTA/PTEFA

Location: Feltham, London

Description:

NOTES - this is a part time role based in our Feltham office (Hanover House, Plane Tree Crescent, London, TW13 7BZ) and therefore you will only be considered if you live a reasonable commuting distance away. 

Opta is looking for hard working individuals with a good knowledge of European football to help us collate live statistics on the eight major European leagues.

The requirements we need from applicants to be successful at Opta are:

An extensive knowledge of football covering the 8 major leagues we currently analyse live.  These leagues are: 

  • English Premier League
  • French Ligue 1
  • German Bundesliga and Bundesliga Zwei
  • Italian Serie A
  • Russian Premier League
  • Spanish La Liga
  • The UEFA Champions League
  • The Europa League
  • UK Domestic Cup Competitions
  • Major International Competitions
  • International Friendlies

An excellent reading of the game and the ability to interpret live match events.

Excellent IT skills are essential in order to use our complex live analysis tool.

Confident, with a keen eye for detail.

Excellent communication skills are crucial to work in our live environment.

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PT European Football Analyst