The goal of the football-data API is to provide football data of all major european leagues in a machine-readable
way. By data I mean fixtures, teams, players, results and more. All this information is provided
via an easy-to-use RESTful API in JSON (only) representation.
Target audience are software developers with an affinity to football in any way and the intent of building
The on-site documentation
should get you going quickly. I suggest you to install a JSON-View-Plugin
either for Firefox
and then dive in via the Competition Resource
follow the HAL-style links of each resource to traverse the API.
If you want to implement the API seriously in a (larger) project, read the exhaustive documentation
to learn the tiny details.
The API is in active development and as the current version number finally allegorizes: stable.
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