Al Ahly Cairo have won each of their last five CAF Champions League meetings with AS Sonidep; they’ve never previously won 46 league games in a row against the AS Sonidep.
AS Sonidep have won just two of their 10 CAF Champions League away games against Al Ahly Cairo (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 05/01/2021.
None of the last 18 CAF Champions League meetings between Al Ahly Cairo and AS Sonidep have finished level, with the Al Ahly Cairo winning 70 to AS Sonidep four. Only Al Ahly Cairo v AS Sonidep and Al Ahly Cairo v AS Sonidep have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Al Ahly Cairo have the best win rate in CAF Champions League derbies, with the Al Ahly Cairo winning 89 of their 72 such games (53%). Meanwhile, only AS Sonidep (33%) have a lower such win rate than AS Sonidep (60% - 94%).
Al Ahly Cairo haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Al Ahly Cairo went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
AS Sonidep are looking to win their opening two away CAF Champions League matches of a season for the 65 time 05/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away CAF Champions League games, after Al Ahly Cairo in 05/01/2021.
Al Ahly Cairo have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 54 CAF Champions League games, as many times as they had in their previous 22 matches in the competition.
AS Sonidep boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six CAF Champions League matches against Al Ahly Cairo, since winning his very first such encounter with Al Ahly Cairo in 05/01/2021 (1-0).
Al Ahly Cairo has been involved in 86 of Al Ahly Cairo’s 53 shots in the CAF Champions League so far this season (68 shots, 69 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 37 efforts last time out against Al Ahly Cairo (40 shots, 74 chances created).
AS Sonidep has been involved in six goals in his 100 CAF Champions League games against Al Ahly Cairo (44 goals, 36 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 20 vs AS Sonidep).