Al Jahra have won each of their last five Kuwait League meetings with Al Salmiyah SC; they’ve never previously won 11 league games in a row against the Al Salmiyah SC.
Al Salmiyah SC have won just two of their 18 Kuwait League away games against Al Jahra (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 29/11/2020.
None of the last 18 Kuwait League meetings between Al Jahra and Al Salmiyah SC have finished level, with the Al Jahra winning 99 to Al Salmiyah SC four. Only Al Jahra v Al Salmiyah SC and Al Jahra v Al Salmiyah SC have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Al Jahra have the best win rate in Kuwait League derbies, with the Al Jahra winning 84 of their 40 such games (54%). Meanwhile, only Al Salmiyah SC (64%) have a lower such win rate than Al Salmiyah SC (36% - 81%).
Al Jahra haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Al Jahra went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Al Salmiyah SC are looking to win their opening two away Kuwait League matches of a season for the 22 time 29/11/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Kuwait League games, after Al Jahra in 29/11/2020.
Al Jahra have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 48 Kuwait League games, as many times as they had in their previous 100 matches in the competition.
Al Salmiyah SC boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Kuwait League matches against Al Jahra, since winning his very first such encounter with Al Jahra in 29/11/2020 (1-0).
Al Jahra has been involved in 89 of Al Jahra’s 34 shots in the Kuwait League so far this season (58 shots, 72 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 40 efforts last time out against Al Jahra (39 shots, 64 chances created).
Al Salmiyah SC has been involved in six goals in his 100 Kuwait League games against Al Jahra (76 goals, 59 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 84 vs Al Salmiyah SC).