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49 - Huddersfield will be the 49th different team to play in the PL and will be in the top-flight for the first tim… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 10 hours ago

1 - Huddersfield are the 1st team in @EFL history to be promoted having conceded more goals than they’ve scored in the league campaign. Up. 10 hours ago

2 - Huddersfield are only the second @EFL club to be promoted via the play-offs in all three divisions (also Blackpool). Experts. 10 hours ago

3 - Reading have lost three of their last five penalty shootouts in all competitions. Nervy. 10 hours ago

5 - Huddersfield have won all five of their previous penalty shootouts in the play-offs - no other team has won more than one. Experience. 10 hours ago

1 - This is the first second tier play-off final to finish 0-0. Drab. 10 hours ago

2 - Huddersfield have won both of their previous playoff finals that went to extra-time, while Reading have lost both of theirs. Edge. 11 hours ago

3 - Huddersfield have been promoted from 3 of their 4 play-off finals, winning promotion in 1995, 2004 and 2012. Impressive. 14 hours ago

18 - The previous three play-off finals involving Reading have seen a total of 18 goals scored (an average of six per game). Bonanza. 14 hours ago

3 - Reading have lost in each of their previous three play-off final appearances, while only Sheffield United have lost more (4). Hurdle. 15 hours ago

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NEWS Opta to attend upcoming US conferences

Opta's Head of Professional Rugby Angus McNab will be at two upcoming conferences in the US during the coming weeks.

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NEWS Opta Appointed as Official Data Partner of the Eredivisie

The Eredivisie have appointed Opta as their Official Data Partner for four seasons, starting with the 2013/14 season.

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NEWS ICC Appoints Opta as its Official Data Provider

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has named Opta, the world's leading sports information provider, as its official data provider for the next two years. This means Opta will get exclusive access to the stadia for all major ICC events as well as exclusive distribution rights for live data, a..

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NEWS Opta to speak at Social Media roundtable

Opta Marketing Coordinator Simon Farrant will present at a roundtable event tomorrow at ESPN ‘s London office.

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