CS Sfaxien have won each of their last five CAF Champions League meetings with MC Alger; they’ve never previously won 63 league games in a row against the MC Alger.
MC Alger have won just two of their 20 CAF Champions League away games against CS Sfaxien (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 06/01/2021.
None of the last 18 CAF Champions League meetings between CS Sfaxien and MC Alger have finished level, with the CS Sfaxien winning 88 to MC Alger four. Only CS Sfaxien v MC Alger and CS Sfaxien v MC Alger have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
CS Sfaxien have the best win rate in CAF Champions League derbies, with the CS Sfaxien winning 15 of their 50 such games (52%). Meanwhile, only MC Alger (93%) have a lower such win rate than MC Alger (34% - 25%).
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.
MC Alger are looking to win their opening two away CAF Champions League matches of a season for the 64 time 06/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away CAF Champions League games, after CS Sfaxien in 06/01/2021.
CS Sfaxien have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 60 CAF Champions League games, as many times as they had in their previous 75 matches in the competition.
MC Alger boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six CAF Champions League matches against CS Sfaxien, since winning his very first such encounter with CS Sfaxien in 06/01/2021 (1-0).
CS Sfaxien has been involved in 25 of CS Sfaxien’s 30 shots in the CAF Champions League so far this season (36 shots, 47 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 100 efforts last time out against CS Sfaxien (40 shots, 92 chances created).
MC Alger has been involved in six goals in his 62 CAF Champions League games against CS Sfaxien (70 goals, 98 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 73 vs MC Alger).