Defenitions

Definition Explanation Information
NS Not Started The initial status of a game
LIVE Live The game is currently inplay
HT Half-Time The game currently is in half-time
FT Full-Time The game has ended after 90 minutes
ET Extra-Time The game currently is in extra time, can happen in knockout games
PEN_LIVE Penalty Shootout ET status didn't get a winner, penalties are taken to determine the winner
AET Finished after extra time The game has finished after 120 minutes
BREAK Regular time finished Waiting for extra time or penalties to start
FT_PEN Full-Time after penalties Finished after penalty shootout
CANCL Cancelled The game has been cancelled
POSTP PostPoned The game has been postponed
INT Interrupted The game has been interrupted. Can be due to bad weather
ABAN Abandoned The game has abandoned and will continue at a later time or day
SUSP Suspended The game has suspended and will continue at a later time or day
AWARDED Awarded Winner is beeing decided externally
DELAYED Delayed The game is delayed so it wil start later
TBA To Be Announced Fixture will be updated with exact time later
WO Walkover Awarding of a victory to a contestant because there are no other contestants
AU Awaiting Updates Can occur when there is a connectivity issue or something
Deleted Deleted Game is not available anymore via normal api calls because it has been replaced. This can happen in leagues that have a lot of changes in their schedules. The games can still be retrieved by adding deleted=1 to your request so you can update your system properly.

Event type defenitions

Definition Explanation
goal Goal
penalty Goal via Penalty
missed_penalty Penalty has been missed (* only available for major leagues)
own-goal Own goal
yellowcard Yellow card for player
yellowred 2nd yellow card for player resulting in red card
redcard Direct red card
subst A player get's substituted
pen_shootout_goal Penalty in penalty shootout has been scored
pen_shootout_miss Penalty in penalty shootout has been missed

Weather types

Code
clear-sky
few-clouds
scattered-clouds
broken-clouds
shower-rain
rain
thunderstorm
snow
mist

Team Formations

Formation -- -- --
3-1-4-2 3-2-4-1 3-3-1-3 3-3-3-1
3-4-1-2 3-4-2-1 3-4-3 3-5-1-1
3-5-2 4-1-2-3 4-1-3-2 4-1-4-1
4-2-2-2 4-2-3-1 4-2-4 4-3-1-2
4-3-2-1 4-3-3 4-3-4 4-4-1-1
4-4-2 4-5-1 5-2-3 5-3-2
5-4-1