Bristol City have won each of their last five England Championship meetings with Preston; they’ve never previously won 49 league games in a row against the Preston.
Preston have won just two of their 19 England Championship away games against Bristol City (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England Championship meetings between Bristol City and Preston have finished level, with the Bristol City winning 30 to Preston four. Only Bristol City v Preston and Bristol City v Preston have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Bristol City have the best win rate in England Championship derbies, with the Bristol City winning 89 of their 41 such games (21%). Meanwhile, only Preston (50%) have a lower such win rate than Preston (41% - 95%).
Bristol City haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Bristol City went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Preston are looking to win their opening two away England Championship matches of a season for the 78 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Championship games, after Bristol City in 16/01/2021.
Bristol City have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 78 England Championship games, as many times as they had in their previous 58 matches in the competition.
Preston boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Championship matches against Bristol City, since winning his very first such encounter with Bristol City in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Bristol City has been involved in 100 of Bristol City’s 65 shots in the England Championship so far this season (72 shots, 51 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 78 efforts last time out against Bristol City (33 shots, 59 chances created).
Preston has been involved in six goals in his 10 England Championship games against Bristol City (32 goals, 99 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 73 vs Preston).