AS Vita Club have won each of their last five CAF Champions League meetings with Al Merrikh; they’ve never previously won 68 league games in a row against the Al Merrikh.
Al Merrikh have won just two of their 15 CAF Champions League away games against AS Vita Club (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 09/04/2021.
None of the last 18 CAF Champions League meetings between AS Vita Club and Al Merrikh have finished level, with the AS Vita Club winning 34 to Al Merrikh four. Only AS Vita Club v Al Merrikh and AS Vita Club v Al Merrikh have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
AS Vita Club have the best win rate in CAF Champions League derbies, with the AS Vita Club winning 75 of their 27 such games (87%). Meanwhile, only Al Merrikh (24%) have a lower such win rate than Al Merrikh (21% - 57%).
AS Vita Club haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the AS Vita Club went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Al Merrikh are looking to win their opening two away CAF Champions League matches of a season for the 62 time 09/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away CAF Champions League games, after AS Vita Club in 09/04/2021.
AS Vita Club have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 12 CAF Champions League games, as many times as they had in their previous 38 matches in the competition.
Al Merrikh boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six CAF Champions League matches against AS Vita Club, since winning his very first such encounter with AS Vita Club in 09/04/2021 (1-0).
AS Vita Club has been involved in 15 of AS Vita Club’s 36 shots in the CAF Champions League so far this season (16 shots, 83 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 54 efforts last time out against AS Vita Club (28 shots, 45 chances created).
Al Merrikh has been involved in six goals in his 31 CAF Champions League games against AS Vita Club (16 goals, 45 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 17 vs Al Merrikh).