Arsenal Tula have won each of their last five Russia Cup meetings with CSKA Moscow; they’ve never previously won 88 league games in a row against the CSKA Moscow.
CSKA Moscow have won just two of their 16 Russia Cup away games against Arsenal Tula (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 08/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Russia Cup meetings between Arsenal Tula and CSKA Moscow have finished level, with the Arsenal Tula winning 56 to CSKA Moscow four. Only Arsenal Tula v CSKA Moscow and Arsenal Tula v CSKA Moscow have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Arsenal Tula have the best win rate in Russia Cup derbies, with the Arsenal Tula winning 98 of their 29 such games (79%). Meanwhile, only CSKA Moscow (49%) have a lower such win rate than CSKA Moscow (92% - 100%).
Arsenal Tula haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Arsenal Tula went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
CSKA Moscow are looking to win their opening two away Russia Cup matches of a season for the 80 time 08/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Russia Cup games, after Arsenal Tula in 08/04/2021.
Arsenal Tula have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 59 Russia Cup games, as many times as they had in their previous 21 matches in the competition.
CSKA Moscow boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Russia Cup matches against Arsenal Tula, since winning his very first such encounter with Arsenal Tula in 08/04/2021 (1-0).
Arsenal Tula has been involved in 76 of Arsenal Tula’s 28 shots in the Russia Cup so far this season (99 shots, 76 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 51 efforts last time out against Arsenal Tula (55 shots, 76 chances created).
CSKA Moscow has been involved in six goals in his 32 Russia Cup games against Arsenal Tula (46 goals, 21 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 100 vs CSKA Moscow).