Crewe have won each of their last five England League 1 meetings with Oxford Utd; they’ve never previously won 67 league games in a row against the Oxford Utd.
Oxford Utd have won just two of their 11 England League 1 away games against Crewe (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 England League 1 meetings between Crewe and Oxford Utd have finished level, with the Crewe winning 88 to Oxford Utd four. Only Crewe v Oxford Utd and Crewe v Oxford Utd have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Crewe have the best win rate in England League 1 derbies, with the Crewe winning 48 of their 27 such games (27%). Meanwhile, only Oxford Utd (85%) have a lower such win rate than Oxford Utd (24% - 62%).
Crewe haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Crewe went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Oxford Utd are looking to win their opening two away England League 1 matches of a season for the 100 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England League 1 games, after Crewe in 10/04/2021.
Crewe have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 27 England League 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 46 matches in the competition.
Oxford Utd boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England League 1 matches against Crewe, since winning his very first such encounter with Crewe in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Crewe has been involved in 10 of Crewe’s 20 shots in the England League 1 so far this season (73 shots, 72 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 13 efforts last time out against Crewe (38 shots, 18 chances created).
Oxford Utd has been involved in six goals in his 49 England League 1 games against Crewe (43 goals, 30 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 31 vs Oxford Utd).