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3 - Yakubu is one of only three teenagers to have scored a hat-trick in the Champions League (19y 306d for Maccabi… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 13 minutes ago

17 - Ryan Sessegnon was the first 17-year old to score a hat-trick within the top four tiers of English league foot… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 2 hours ago

3 - Sheffield United's Leon Clarke was the first player to score a hat-trick and still end up on the losing side in… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 2 hours ago

3 - Sheffield United 4-5 Fulham last night saw both Leon Clarke & Ryan Sessegnon score hat-tricks; the first time w… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 2 hours ago

6 - Six of the 10 youngest English players to make their Champions League debut, have done so whilst playing for Ar… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 2 hours ago

8 - Harry Kane is only the third player to score as many as eight goals in their first eight appearances in the Cha… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 3 hours ago

100 - Mauricio Pochettino has won his 100th game in charge of Tottenham Hotspur, in what was his 182nd game in char… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 12 hours ago

3 - Liverpool have let a three-goal lead slip in a competitive match for the first time since May 2014 against Crys… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 13 hours ago

4 - Phil Foden is the 4th youngest English player to make an appearance in the Champions League (17y 177d). Only Ja… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 13 hours ago

39 - Harry Kane has now scored 39 goals in 38 competitive appearances for Tottenham Hotspur during 2017. Special. https://t.co/0AE0NAIOlq 14 hours ago

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BLOG Product Development and the World Cup

The World Cup finals may still be nine months away but we now know the majority of the teams who will be taking part. However, at Opta, the product development cycle is already well underway.

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BLOG Opta's Event Definitions

Opta have a long-established a consistent list of 'Event Definitions' in football that are adhered to across all data collection centres.

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NEWS Opta partners with AS Roma for the 2013/14 Season

The partnership sees Opta providing data services to contribute to the club’s communication and digital marketing efforts, through the provision of post-match and in-game data services, including widgets, match packs, XML data feeds and post-match reports, in order to power Roma’s digital platform..

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BLOG Opta host Digital Life of a Football Match

Leeds is a centre for sporting digital excellence. As part of Leeds Business Week, representatives of Opta presented the Digital Life of a Football Match to a large group of Leeds College Students.

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Posted by Lucy Shephard at 14:50

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