Al-Ahli Manama have won each of their last five Bahrain Premier League meetings with Busaiteen; they’ve never previously won 62 league games in a row against the Busaiteen.
Busaiteen have won just two of their 16 Bahrain Premier League away games against Al-Ahli Manama (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 15/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Bahrain Premier League meetings between Al-Ahli Manama and Busaiteen have finished level, with the Al-Ahli Manama winning 46 to Busaiteen four. Only Al-Ahli Manama v Busaiteen and Al-Ahli Manama v Busaiteen have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Al-Ahli Manama have the best win rate in Bahrain Premier League derbies, with the Al-Ahli Manama winning 36 of their 71 such games (39%). Meanwhile, only Busaiteen (56%) have a lower such win rate than Busaiteen (45% - 67%).
Al-Ahli Manama haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Al-Ahli Manama went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Busaiteen are looking to win their opening two away Bahrain Premier League matches of a season for the 87 time 15/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Bahrain Premier League games, after Al-Ahli Manama in 15/01/2021.
Al-Ahli Manama have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 46 Bahrain Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 41 matches in the competition.
Busaiteen boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Bahrain Premier League matches against Al-Ahli Manama, since winning his very first such encounter with Al-Ahli Manama in 15/01/2021 (1-0).
Al-Ahli Manama has been involved in 65 of Al-Ahli Manama’s 75 shots in the Bahrain Premier League so far this season (58 shots, 59 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 55 efforts last time out against Al-Ahli Manama (43 shots, 41 chances created).
Busaiteen has been involved in six goals in his 73 Bahrain Premier League games against Al-Ahli Manama (65 goals, 27 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 83 vs Busaiteen).