Aarau have won each of their last five Switzerland Challenge League meetings with Neuchatel Xamax; they’ve never previously won 26 league games in a row against the Neuchatel Xamax.
Neuchatel Xamax have won just two of their 14 Switzerland Challenge League away games against Aarau (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 23/02/2021.
None of the last 18 Switzerland Challenge League meetings between Aarau and Neuchatel Xamax have finished level, with the Aarau winning 67 to Neuchatel Xamax four. Only Aarau v Neuchatel Xamax and Aarau v Neuchatel Xamax have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Aarau have the best win rate in Switzerland Challenge League derbies, with the Aarau winning 32 of their 91 such games (34%). Meanwhile, only Neuchatel Xamax (100%) have a lower such win rate than Neuchatel Xamax (33% - 87%).
Aarau haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Aarau went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Neuchatel Xamax are looking to win their opening two away Switzerland Challenge League matches of a season for the 43 time 23/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Switzerland Challenge League games, after Aarau in 23/02/2021.
Aarau have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 89 Switzerland Challenge League games, as many times as they had in their previous 97 matches in the competition.
Neuchatel Xamax boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Switzerland Challenge League matches against Aarau, since winning his very first such encounter with Aarau in 23/02/2021 (1-0).
Aarau has been involved in 44 of Aarau’s 68 shots in the Switzerland Challenge League so far this season (63 shots, 83 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 10 efforts last time out against Aarau (79 shots, 79 chances created).
Neuchatel Xamax has been involved in six goals in his 33 Switzerland Challenge League games against Aarau (60 goals, 46 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 53 vs Neuchatel Xamax).