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4y 315d – There was just four years and 315 days between Jamie Vardy's last non-league goal and his Champions Leagu… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 5 hours ago

34 - There have been 34 goals scored in the Last 16 1st leg this season, a joint-high in a single CL knockout stage Matchday. Deluge. 6 hours ago

380 - Jamie Vardy has scored with his first shot on target in 380 minutes for Leicester. Lifeline. 6 hours ago

7 - Stevan Jovetic has been involved in seven goals in his eight games for Sevilla in all comps (3 goals, 4 assists). Reborn. 6 hours ago

26 - Samir Nasri has completed 26 passes in the opposition half so far, one fewer than all Leicester City players combined (27). Show. 7 hours ago

10 - Jamie Vardy has made just 10 touches in the first-half for Leicester, with just one of them coming in the oppo… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 7 hours ago

385 - After 385 minutes, Kasper Schmeichel has conceded his first goal in the Champions League. Costly. 7 hours ago

3 - Sevilla have lost 3 of their 4 CL games against English opposition (W1), their only win coming against Arsenal at home in Nov '07. Hope. 8 hours ago

5 - Sevilla have kept more clean sheets than any other side in this season’s Champions League (5 in 6 games). Barricade. 8 hours ago

4 - Man Utd have kept four successive clean sheets in European competition for the first time since December 2013. Shutout. 9 hours ago

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NEWS NAB Show 2016 to showcase Opta data

From 16th-21st April the NAB Show in Las Vegas will be showcasing Opta data via a number of their broadcast technology partners including Vizrt and Ericsson.

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NEWS Opta historical data used by Sky Sports in MNF Special

As part of their Monday Night Football special, celebrating 20 years since arguably the greatest ever Premier League game, Sky Sports have used historical Opta data to analyse Liverpool’s dramatic 4-3 win over Newcastle United.

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NEWS OptaUS launched

We are delighted to announce the launch of OptaUS, the specialized arm of Opta dedicated to collecting, packaging, analysing and distributing live data across all major US sports.

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NEWS Opta data visualisations through Viz Libero 6.2

Vizrt, a cutting-edge broadcast graphics provider has helped bring Opta data to life with their new Viz Libero 6.2 tool, offering new ways for broadcasters to enhance the way they display detailed sports data.

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