Birmingham have won each of their last five England Championship meetings with QPR; they’ve never previously won 17 league games in a row against the QPR.
QPR have won just two of their 17 England Championship away games against Birmingham (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 27/02/2021.
None of the last 18 England Championship meetings between Birmingham and QPR have finished level, with the Birmingham winning 87 to QPR four. Only Birmingham v QPR and Birmingham v QPR have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Birmingham have the best win rate in England Championship derbies, with the Birmingham winning 37 of their 26 such games (48%). Meanwhile, only QPR (24%) have a lower such win rate than QPR (68% - 79%).
Birmingham haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Birmingham went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
QPR are looking to win their opening two away England Championship matches of a season for the 47 time 27/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Championship games, after Birmingham in 27/02/2021.
Birmingham have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 42 England Championship games, as many times as they had in their previous 60 matches in the competition.
QPR boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Championship matches against Birmingham, since winning his very first such encounter with Birmingham in 27/02/2021 (1-0).
Birmingham has been involved in 74 of Birmingham’s 64 shots in the England Championship so far this season (48 shots, 32 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 68 efforts last time out against Birmingham (71 shots, 32 chances created).
QPR has been involved in six goals in his 95 England Championship games against Birmingham (19 goals, 69 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 83 vs QPR).