Apollon Smyrnis have won each of their last five Greece Super League 1 meetings with OFI Crete; they’ve never previously won 37 league games in a row against the OFI Crete.
OFI Crete have won just two of their 12 Greece Super League 1 away games against Apollon Smyrnis (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Greece Super League 1 meetings between Apollon Smyrnis and OFI Crete have finished level, with the Apollon Smyrnis winning 93 to OFI Crete four. Only Apollon Smyrnis v OFI Crete and Apollon Smyrnis v OFI Crete have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Apollon Smyrnis have the best win rate in Greece Super League 1 derbies, with the Apollon Smyrnis winning 20 of their 40 such games (54%). Meanwhile, only OFI Crete (28%) have a lower such win rate than OFI Crete (46% - 10%).
Apollon Smyrnis haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Apollon Smyrnis went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
OFI Crete are looking to win their opening two away Greece Super League 1 matches of a season for the 32 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Greece Super League 1 games, after Apollon Smyrnis in 10/04/2021.
Apollon Smyrnis have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 73 Greece Super League 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 72 matches in the competition.
OFI Crete boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Greece Super League 1 matches against Apollon Smyrnis, since winning his very first such encounter with Apollon Smyrnis in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Apollon Smyrnis has been involved in 38 of Apollon Smyrnis’s 55 shots in the Greece Super League 1 so far this season (71 shots, 34 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 99 efforts last time out against Apollon Smyrnis (51 shots, 11 chances created).
OFI Crete has been involved in six goals in his 41 Greece Super League 1 games against Apollon Smyrnis (30 goals, 62 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 54 vs OFI Crete).