Banik Ostrava have won each of their last five Czech Republic First League meetings with Opava; they’ve never previously won 78 league games in a row against the Opava.
Opava have won just two of their 14 Czech Republic First League away games against Banik Ostrava (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Czech Republic First League meetings between Banik Ostrava and Opava have finished level, with the Banik Ostrava winning 90 to Opava four. Only Banik Ostrava v Opava and Banik Ostrava v Opava have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Banik Ostrava have the best win rate in Czech Republic First League derbies, with the Banik Ostrava winning 16 of their 21 such games (83%). Meanwhile, only Opava (50%) have a lower such win rate than Opava (19% - 85%).
Banik Ostrava haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Banik Ostrava went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Opava are looking to win their opening two away Czech Republic First League matches of a season for the 87 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Czech Republic First League games, after Banik Ostrava in 10/04/2021.
Banik Ostrava have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 63 Czech Republic First League games, as many times as they had in their previous 24 matches in the competition.
Opava boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Czech Republic First League matches against Banik Ostrava, since winning his very first such encounter with Banik Ostrava in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Banik Ostrava has been involved in 46 of Banik Ostrava’s 59 shots in the Czech Republic First League so far this season (65 shots, 49 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 76 efforts last time out against Banik Ostrava (48 shots, 86 chances created).
Opava has been involved in six goals in his 34 Czech Republic First League games against Banik Ostrava (24 goals, 94 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 29 vs Opava).