AFC Fylde have won each of their last five England National League North meetings with Blyth Spartans; they’ve never previously won 54 league games in a row against the Blyth Spartans.
Blyth Spartans have won just two of their 16 England National League North away games against AFC Fylde (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England National League North meetings between AFC Fylde and Blyth Spartans have finished level, with the AFC Fylde winning 51 to Blyth Spartans four. Only AFC Fylde v Blyth Spartans and AFC Fylde v Blyth Spartans have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
AFC Fylde have the best win rate in England National League North derbies, with the AFC Fylde winning 18 of their 30 such games (42%). Meanwhile, only Blyth Spartans (89%) have a lower such win rate than Blyth Spartans (45% - 80%).
AFC Fylde haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the AFC Fylde went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Blyth Spartans are looking to win their opening two away England National League North matches of a season for the 26 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England National League North games, after AFC Fylde in 16/01/2021.
AFC Fylde have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 16 England National League North games, as many times as they had in their previous 80 matches in the competition.
Blyth Spartans boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England National League North matches against AFC Fylde, since winning his very first such encounter with AFC Fylde in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
AFC Fylde has been involved in 22 of AFC Fylde’s 40 shots in the England National League North so far this season (75 shots, 52 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 50 efforts last time out against AFC Fylde (22 shots, 30 chances created).
Blyth Spartans has been involved in six goals in his 71 England National League North games against AFC Fylde (85 goals, 74 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 87 vs Blyth Spartans).