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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 Opta at Google conference: Future of Data

OptaPro’s John Coulson and Simon Farrant were invited today to take part in a conference at Google’s London offices focusing on the Future of Data and the different uses of Big Data within organisations.

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Posted by Opta at 15:31

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NEWS 110% Data Visualisation Competition – Judging team announced

With less than two weeks to go until the submission deadline for our inaugural 110% data visualisation competition, we can now announce the judges who will be reviewing all of the submissions.

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NEWS Opta provides data for Edison Cavani's official website

Since the 14th of April, the official website of the Uruguayan player, EDICAVANIOFFICIAL is online and includes a large variety of Opta data.

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BLOG Off the Vine

A little over a year after its release, the looping-six-second video phenomenon that is Vine, can count more than 40 million users across the world. This figure goes some way to demonstrate how new, revolutionary social media channels are growing quicker than ever.

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Posted by Carlota Romero at 14:55

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