Blaublitz Akita have won each of their last five Japan J2-League meetings with Omiya Ardija; they’ve never previously won 95 league games in a row against the Omiya Ardija.
Omiya Ardija have won just two of their 14 Japan J2-League away games against Blaublitz Akita (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Japan J2-League meetings between Blaublitz Akita and Omiya Ardija have finished level, with the Blaublitz Akita winning 52 to Omiya Ardija four. Only Blaublitz Akita v Omiya Ardija and Blaublitz Akita v Omiya Ardija have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Blaublitz Akita have the best win rate in Japan J2-League derbies, with the Blaublitz Akita winning 99 of their 53 such games (44%). Meanwhile, only Omiya Ardija (83%) have a lower such win rate than Omiya Ardija (46% - 46%).
Blaublitz Akita haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Blaublitz Akita went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Omiya Ardija are looking to win their opening two away Japan J2-League matches of a season for the 18 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Japan J2-League games, after Blaublitz Akita in 10/04/2021.
Blaublitz Akita have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 55 Japan J2-League games, as many times as they had in their previous 55 matches in the competition.
Omiya Ardija boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Japan J2-League matches against Blaublitz Akita, since winning his very first such encounter with Blaublitz Akita in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Blaublitz Akita has been involved in 67 of Blaublitz Akita’s 26 shots in the Japan J2-League so far this season (81 shots, 50 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 11 efforts last time out against Blaublitz Akita (88 shots, 61 chances created).
Omiya Ardija has been involved in six goals in his 70 Japan J2-League games against Blaublitz Akita (90 goals, 62 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 95 vs Omiya Ardija).