Meet Opta at SPORTELRio

Opta will be exhibiting our services to the global broadcast industry at this year's SPORTEL show in Rio.

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

SPORTELRio 2013

See us on Stand A01 

Opta will be exhibiting our services to the global broadcast industry at this year's SPORTEL show in Rio.

The show, running from 11-13th March at the Sofitel Rio De Janeiro Copacobana hotel brings together the best from the world of sports broadcasting under one roof.

If you would like to set up a meeting with Opta at this event, please get in touch with paul.every@optasports.com.

Opta player data is used to constuct a head-to-head comparison on BBC Sport.

The FA Cup international broadcaster uses Opta data to compare the two finalists.