Brentford have won each of their last five England Championship meetings with Stoke; they’ve never previously won 34 league games in a row against the Stoke.
Stoke have won just two of their 20 England Championship away games against Brentford (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 27/02/2021.
None of the last 18 England Championship meetings between Brentford and Stoke have finished level, with the Brentford winning 85 to Stoke four. Only Brentford v Stoke and Brentford v Stoke have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Brentford have the best win rate in England Championship derbies, with the Brentford winning 86 of their 85 such games (58%). Meanwhile, only Stoke (39%) have a lower such win rate than Stoke (52% - 99%).
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.
Stoke are looking to win their opening two away England Championship matches of a season for the 68 time 27/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Championship games, after Brentford in 27/02/2021.
Brentford have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 12 England Championship games, as many times as they had in their previous 52 matches in the competition.
Stoke boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Championship matches against Brentford, since winning his very first such encounter with Brentford in 27/02/2021 (1-0).
Brentford has been involved in 33 of Brentford’s 52 shots in the England Championship so far this season (38 shots, 76 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 74 efforts last time out against Brentford (50 shots, 46 chances created).
Stoke has been involved in six goals in his 21 England Championship games against Brentford (19 goals, 15 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 60 vs Stoke).