Basel have won each of their last five UEFA Europa League Qualifying meetings with Anorthosis Famagusta; they’ve never previously won 97 league games in a row against the Anorthosis Famagusta.
Anorthosis Famagusta have won just two of their 12 UEFA Europa League Qualifying away games against Basel (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 24/09/2020.
None of the last 18 UEFA Europa League Qualifying meetings between Basel and Anorthosis Famagusta have finished level, with the Basel winning 94 to Anorthosis Famagusta four. Only Basel v Anorthosis Famagusta and Basel v Anorthosis Famagusta have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Basel have the best win rate in UEFA Europa League Qualifying derbies, with the Basel winning 99 of their 65 such games (50%). Meanwhile, only Anorthosis Famagusta (35%) have a lower such win rate than Anorthosis Famagusta (33% - 70%).
Basel haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Basel went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Anorthosis Famagusta are looking to win their opening two away UEFA Europa League Qualifying matches of a season for the 23 time 24/09/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away UEFA Europa League Qualifying games, after Basel in 24/09/2020.
Basel have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 74 UEFA Europa League Qualifying games, as many times as they had in their previous 25 matches in the competition.
Anorthosis Famagusta boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six UEFA Europa League Qualifying matches against Basel, since winning his very first such encounter with Basel in 24/09/2020 (1-0).
Basel has been involved in 62 of Basel’s 36 shots in the UEFA Europa League Qualifying so far this season (89 shots, 51 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 55 efforts last time out against Basel (52 shots, 99 chances created).
Anorthosis Famagusta has been involved in six goals in his 20 UEFA Europa League Qualifying games against Basel (19 goals, 18 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 85 vs Anorthosis Famagusta).