CS U Craiova have won each of their last five Romania Liga I meetings with CFR Cluj; they’ve never previously won 90 league games in a row against the CFR Cluj.
CFR Cluj have won just two of their 12 Romania Liga I away games against CS U Craiova (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 11/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Romania Liga I meetings between CS U Craiova and CFR Cluj have finished level, with the CS U Craiova winning 90 to CFR Cluj four. Only CS U Craiova v CFR Cluj and CS U Craiova v CFR Cluj have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
CS U Craiova have the best win rate in Romania Liga I derbies, with the CS U Craiova winning 44 of their 69 such games (91%). Meanwhile, only CFR Cluj (60%) have a lower such win rate than CFR Cluj (73% - 45%).
CS U Craiova haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the CS U Craiova went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
CFR Cluj are looking to win their opening two away Romania Liga I matches of a season for the 54 time 11/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Romania Liga I games, after CS U Craiova in 11/04/2021.
CS U Craiova have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 28 Romania Liga I games, as many times as they had in their previous 60 matches in the competition.
CFR Cluj boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Romania Liga I matches against CS U Craiova, since winning his very first such encounter with CS U Craiova in 11/04/2021 (1-0).
CS U Craiova has been involved in 90 of CS U Craiova’s 15 shots in the Romania Liga I so far this season (45 shots, 13 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 82 efforts last time out against CS U Craiova (66 shots, 86 chances created).
CFR Cluj has been involved in six goals in his 29 Romania Liga I games against CS U Craiova (69 goals, 83 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 91 vs CFR Cluj).