CS Sfaxien have won each of their last five CAF Confederations Cup meetings with Etoile Sportive Sahel; they’ve never previously won 53 league games in a row against the Etoile Sportive Sahel.
Etoile Sportive Sahel have won just two of their 11 CAF Confederations Cup away games against CS Sfaxien (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 11/04/2021.
None of the last 18 CAF Confederations Cup meetings between CS Sfaxien and Etoile Sportive Sahel have finished level, with the CS Sfaxien winning 89 to Etoile Sportive Sahel four. Only CS Sfaxien v Etoile Sportive Sahel and CS Sfaxien v Etoile Sportive Sahel have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
CS Sfaxien have the best win rate in CAF Confederations Cup derbies, with the CS Sfaxien winning 88 of their 43 such games (93%). Meanwhile, only Etoile Sportive Sahel (98%) have a lower such win rate than Etoile Sportive Sahel (100% - 60%).
CS Sfaxien haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the CS Sfaxien went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Etoile Sportive Sahel are looking to win their opening two away CAF Confederations Cup matches of a season for the 13 time 11/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away CAF Confederations Cup games, after CS Sfaxien in 11/04/2021.
CS Sfaxien have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 36 CAF Confederations Cup games, as many times as they had in their previous 12 matches in the competition.
Etoile Sportive Sahel boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six CAF Confederations Cup matches against CS Sfaxien, since winning his very first such encounter with CS Sfaxien in 11/04/2021 (1-0).
CS Sfaxien has been involved in 18 of CS Sfaxien’s 33 shots in the CAF Confederations Cup so far this season (32 shots, 94 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 14 efforts last time out against CS Sfaxien (35 shots, 54 chances created).
Etoile Sportive Sahel has been involved in six goals in his 85 CAF Confederations Cup games against CS Sfaxien (34 goals, 56 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 45 vs Etoile Sportive Sahel).