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108 - Sergio Aguero averages a goal every 108 minutes in the PL; the best mins/goal ratio of any player to have sco… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 1 hours ago

55 - No player has created as many chances from open play in the big five European Leagues this season as Alexis Sa… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 3 hours ago

4 – Sunderland have had fewer goalscorers in league competition this season than any other team in Europe’s big five divisions. Light. 22 hours ago

3 - Odion Ighalo has scored just three goals in his last 35 Premier League games, after 13 in his first 19 for Watford. Drop. 22 hours ago

896 - Memphis Depay has failed to score or assist a goal in his last 896 minutes in the PL. Desert. 19 Jan

136 – Gabriel Jesus scored or assisted a league goal every 136 mins for Palmeiras last term as they won the Brazilian top-flight title. Key. 19 Jan

6 - Liverpool have kept six clean sheets in their last nine FA Cup games. Sturdy. 18 Jan

1 - Southampton have scored exactly one goal in each of their last seven home games in all competitions. Singular. 18 Jan

0 - Norwich City failed to direct a single shot on target in a game in any competition for the first time since March (v Man City). Caged. 18 Jan

12 - Divock Origi is the first Liverpool player to miss a penalty (in all comps) in 12 attempts, since S Gerrard v QPR in May 2015. Fluffed. 18 Jan

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NEWS 7th OptaJoe Quiz Round-Up & Questions

A round-up of the seventh OptaJoe Quiz.

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NEWS David Wall presents Expected Goals model on Canal Plus

In (what we believe is) a TV first, David Wall, Perform’s Managing Editor for Data Editorial and mastermind behind @OptaJean, used his regular appearance on Canal Plus’ Dataroom TV programme to present Opta’s ‘Expected Goals’ model.

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NEWS Mark Segal to deliver talk at Sport and Data Conference

Perform Content's product owner for Data, Mark Segal, is to speak at an event this Thursday (12th November) on the increasing role data and technology play in sport.

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NEWS Opta and FC Bayern München collaborate on new StadiumVision project

In a new agreement between Bayern Munich FC and Perform Content, live Opta Facts and statistics will be used on 800 screens in and around the Allianz Arena at every home Bayern game from the start of the 2015/2016 season.

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