Bolivar have won each of their last five Copa Libertadores meetings with Junior; they’ve never previously won 83 league games in a row against the Junior.
Junior have won just two of their 12 Copa Libertadores away games against Bolivar (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 09/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Copa Libertadores meetings between Bolivar and Junior have finished level, with the Bolivar winning 92 to Junior four. Only Bolivar v Junior and Bolivar v Junior have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Bolivar have the best win rate in Copa Libertadores derbies, with the Bolivar winning 24 of their 34 such games (92%). Meanwhile, only Junior (63%) have a lower such win rate than Junior (28% - 45%).
Bolivar haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Bolivar went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Junior are looking to win their opening two away Copa Libertadores matches of a season for the 91 time 09/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Copa Libertadores games, after Bolivar in 09/04/2021.
Bolivar have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 64 Copa Libertadores games, as many times as they had in their previous 39 matches in the competition.
Junior boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Copa Libertadores matches against Bolivar, since winning his very first such encounter with Bolivar in 09/04/2021 (1-0).
Bolivar has been involved in 100 of Bolivar’s 95 shots in the Copa Libertadores so far this season (34 shots, 79 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 12 efforts last time out against Bolivar (49 shots, 17 chances created).
Junior has been involved in six goals in his 45 Copa Libertadores games against Bolivar (13 goals, 46 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 88 vs Junior).