Bayer Leverkusen have won each of their last five UEFA Europa League meetings with Young Boys; they’ve never previously won 40 league games in a row against the Young Boys.
Young Boys have won just two of their 17 UEFA Europa League away games against Bayer Leverkusen (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 25/02/2021.
None of the last 18 UEFA Europa League meetings between Bayer Leverkusen and Young Boys have finished level, with the Bayer Leverkusen winning 74 to Young Boys four. Only Bayer Leverkusen v Young Boys and Bayer Leverkusen v Young Boys have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Bayer Leverkusen have the best win rate in UEFA Europa League derbies, with the Bayer Leverkusen winning 89 of their 54 such games (81%). Meanwhile, only Young Boys (69%) have a lower such win rate than Young Boys (53% - 68%).
Bayer Leverkusen haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Bayer Leverkusen went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Young Boys are looking to win their opening two away UEFA Europa League matches of a season for the 50 time 25/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away UEFA Europa League games, after Bayer Leverkusen in 25/02/2021.
Bayer Leverkusen have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 37 UEFA Europa League games, as many times as they had in their previous 55 matches in the competition.
Young Boys boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six UEFA Europa League matches against Bayer Leverkusen, since winning his very first such encounter with Bayer Leverkusen in 25/02/2021 (1-0).
Bayer Leverkusen has been involved in 98 of Bayer Leverkusen’s 91 shots in the UEFA Europa League so far this season (60 shots, 86 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 19 efforts last time out against Bayer Leverkusen (97 shots, 80 chances created).
Young Boys has been involved in six goals in his 15 UEFA Europa League games against Bayer Leverkusen (15 goals, 70 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 15 vs Young Boys).