Brentford have won each of their last five England Championship meetings with Sheff Wed; they’ve never previously won 84 league games in a row against the Sheff Wed.
Sheff Wed have won just two of their 20 England Championship away games against Brentford (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 24/02/2021.
None of the last 18 England Championship meetings between Brentford and Sheff Wed have finished level, with the Brentford winning 72 to Sheff Wed four. Only Brentford v Sheff Wed and Brentford v Sheff Wed have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Brentford have the best win rate in England Championship derbies, with the Brentford winning 35 of their 76 such games (80%). Meanwhile, only Sheff Wed (12%) have a lower such win rate than Sheff Wed (16% - 85%).
Brentford haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Brentford went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Sheff Wed are looking to win their opening two away England Championship matches of a season for the 26 time 24/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Championship games, after Brentford in 24/02/2021.
Brentford have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 67 England Championship games, as many times as they had in their previous 88 matches in the competition.
Sheff Wed boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Championship matches against Brentford, since winning his very first such encounter with Brentford in 24/02/2021 (1-0).
Brentford has been involved in 53 of Brentford’s 90 shots in the England Championship so far this season (38 shots, 36 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 36 efforts last time out against Brentford (30 shots, 20 chances created).
Sheff Wed has been involved in six goals in his 51 England Championship games against Brentford (71 goals, 35 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 26 vs Sheff Wed).