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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 and FourFourTwo to Launch Stats Zone iPhone App

Opta and FourFourTwo have teamed up for the launch of Stats Zone, an app that will change the way people watch the Premier League forever.

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BLOG - The Opta Football Quiz in Paris

Opta recently held a football quiz for members of the French sports industry in Paris.

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NEWS Opta to Speak at Sport & New Media Conference

Opta CEO Aidan Cooney will be speaking on a panel at this year's Sport & New Media conference in Paris on June 15th.

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BLOG A Line In The Sand

After the recent @OptaJoe Pub Quiz, a high profile European football journalist complained to us about media coverage in the UK in that so many stats, facts and records pertained only to the Premier League.

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