Al Salibikhaet SC have won each of their last five Kuwait League meetings with Al Arabi SC; they’ve never previously won 37 league games in a row against the Al Arabi SC.
Al Arabi SC have won just two of their 14 Kuwait League away games against Al Salibikhaet SC (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 24/11/2020.
None of the last 18 Kuwait League meetings between Al Salibikhaet SC and Al Arabi SC have finished level, with the Al Salibikhaet SC winning 34 to Al Arabi SC four. Only Al Salibikhaet SC v Al Arabi SC and Al Salibikhaet SC v Al Arabi SC have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Al Salibikhaet SC have the best win rate in Kuwait League derbies, with the Al Salibikhaet SC winning 26 of their 89 such games (54%). Meanwhile, only Al Arabi SC (55%) have a lower such win rate than Al Arabi SC (29% - 69%).
Al Salibikhaet SC haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Al Salibikhaet SC went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Al Arabi SC are looking to win their opening two away Kuwait League matches of a season for the 39 time 24/11/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Kuwait League games, after Al Salibikhaet SC in 24/11/2020.
Al Salibikhaet SC have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 35 Kuwait League games, as many times as they had in their previous 25 matches in the competition.
Al Arabi SC boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Kuwait League matches against Al Salibikhaet SC, since winning his very first such encounter with Al Salibikhaet SC in 24/11/2020 (1-0).
Al Salibikhaet SC has been involved in 61 of Al Salibikhaet SC’s 19 shots in the Kuwait League so far this season (93 shots, 36 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 56 efforts last time out against Al Salibikhaet SC (23 shots, 43 chances created).
Al Arabi SC has been involved in six goals in his 91 Kuwait League games against Al Salibikhaet SC (58 goals, 42 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 61 vs Al Arabi SC).