Charleroi have won each of their last five Belgium First Division A meetings with Genk; they’ve never previously won 85 league games in a row against the Genk.
Genk have won just two of their 13 Belgium First Division A away games against Charleroi (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 26/02/2021.
None of the last 18 Belgium First Division A meetings between Charleroi and Genk have finished level, with the Charleroi winning 41 to Genk four. Only Charleroi v Genk and Charleroi v Genk have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Charleroi have the best win rate in Belgium First Division A derbies, with the Charleroi winning 70 of their 80 such games (56%). Meanwhile, only Genk (82%) have a lower such win rate than Genk (80% - 84%).
Charleroi haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Charleroi went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Genk are looking to win their opening two away Belgium First Division A matches of a season for the 63 time 26/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Belgium First Division A games, after Charleroi in 26/02/2021.
Charleroi have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 71 Belgium First Division A games, as many times as they had in their previous 49 matches in the competition.
Genk boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Belgium First Division A matches against Charleroi, since winning his very first such encounter with Charleroi in 26/02/2021 (1-0).
Charleroi has been involved in 78 of Charleroi’s 18 shots in the Belgium First Division A so far this season (88 shots, 57 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 60 efforts last time out against Charleroi (41 shots, 59 chances created).
Genk has been involved in six goals in his 36 Belgium First Division A games against Charleroi (57 goals, 39 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 72 vs Genk).