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4y 315d – There was just four years and 315 days between Jamie Vardy's last non-league goal and his Champions Leagu… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 5 hours ago

34 - There have been 34 goals scored in the Last 16 1st leg this season, a joint-high in a single CL knockout stage Matchday. Deluge. 6 hours ago

380 - Jamie Vardy has scored with his first shot on target in 380 minutes for Leicester. Lifeline. 6 hours ago

7 - Stevan Jovetic has been involved in seven goals in his eight games for Sevilla in all comps (3 goals, 4 assists). Reborn. 6 hours ago

26 - Samir Nasri has completed 26 passes in the opposition half so far, one fewer than all Leicester City players combined (27). Show. 7 hours ago

10 - Jamie Vardy has made just 10 touches in the first-half for Leicester, with just one of them coming in the oppo… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 7 hours ago

385 - After 385 minutes, Kasper Schmeichel has conceded his first goal in the Champions League. Costly. 7 hours ago

3 - Sevilla have lost 3 of their 4 CL games against English opposition (W1), their only win coming against Arsenal at home in Nov '07. Hope. 8 hours ago

5 - Sevilla have kept more clean sheets than any other side in this season’s Champions League (5 in 6 games). Barricade. 8 hours ago

4 - Man Utd have kept four successive clean sheets in European competition for the first time since December 2013. Shutout. 9 hours ago

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NEWS Opta and Omnisport work together to create Six Nations Review

Twitter's @OptaJonny will go live with @OmnisportNews every Thursday during the Six Nations, to analyse the weekend's action and to look ahead to the British and Irish Lions Tour.

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NEWS Opta powers FiveThirtyEight prediction table

Opta data powers ESPN owned, FiveThirtyEight’s prediction table for the Premier League.

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NEWS Chinese Official Premier League Broadcaster SuperSport features Opta Big Match Preview

The current Premier League Official Broadcaster in China, SuperSport, featured the Opta Big Match Preview as part of their match preview coverage.

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NEWS Opta data integrated in FoxSports VR app for the first time.

Sunday night’s (11th December) Audi MLS Cup final between Seattle Sounders and Toronto FC saw a first for MLS with the game being broadcast on FoxSport’s Virtual Reality App FoxSports VR, integrating detailed Opta data in a virtual reality first.

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