FanDuel to launch Opta-powered UK fantasy football product

27th July 2016 9:33 am GMT

Daily fantasy sports (DFS) giant FanDuel has signed a partnership with sports data supplier Opta, a subsidiary of Perform Group, ahead of the launch of its new fantasy football offering for the UK market.

Opta will supply FanDuel with live performance statistics which will be used to power the new football-focused platform.

The product is expected to go live in August this year for web and mobile devices, and is being developed by [...]