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15 - Diego Costa's 19 @premierleague goals this season have been worth 15 points - more than any other player in th… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 15 hours ago

4 - Southampton have conceded four goals in a Premier League away game for the first time since April 2014 (1-4 vs Man City). Ripped. 17 hours ago

103 - Cesc Fabregas is now outright 2nd for most Premier League assists, one ahead of Lampard (102), but behind Giggs (162). Catering. 17 hours ago

50 – Diego Costa has scored his 50th PL goal in his 85th game, one game faster than it took Luis Suarez to reach the milestone. Star. 17 hours ago

26 - Only John Terry (40) has scored more @premierleague goals excluding penalties than Gary Cahill among defenders… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 17 hours ago

507 - Oriol Romeu has scored his first Premier League goal since 5th December 2015 (vs Aston Villa) - 507 days ago. Response. 18 hours ago

15 – Eden Hazard has scored 15 Premier League goals this season, his best return in a campaign in the competition. Fame. 18 hours ago

10 - Only Romelu Lukaku (16) and Harry Kane (15) have scored more PL home goals than Eden Hazard this season. Comma… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 19 hours ago

7 - Since Southampton's return to the PL in 2012, only Liverpool (8) have scored more away league goals v Chelsea than Saints. Threat. 19 hours ago

Expected goal leaderboards – a roundup from the Premier League, Bundesliga, La Liga, Ligue 1 and Serie A.… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 25 Apr

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NEWS Opta data to feature on Perform stand at ICE 2016

Opta’s deep performance data will be prominently featured on the Perform stand at ICE Totally Gaming (Stand s1-340).

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NEWS Chief Opta Data Editor features in EA Sports FUT 2015 video

Duncan Alexander, Chief Data Editor for Opta, was featured in an EA Sports video alongside Lionel Messi, Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville to promote the launch of the FUT 2015 Team of the Year.

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Opta's historical data used by Sky Sports in World Cup special

As part of their Monday Night Football special, celebrating 50 years since England’s World Cup victory, Sky Sports have used historical Opta data to analyse England’s victory over West Germany in more detail than ever before.

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BLOG Opta's unique historical Euros database

We now know who plays who at next summer’s Euro 2016. Analysing data from previous tournaments provides a unique, authoritative context and interactive opportunities for media, brands and sponsors as we build up to France.

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