Esbjerg have won each of their last five Denmark Division 1 meetings with Silkeborg IF; they’ve never previously won 73 league games in a row against the Silkeborg IF.
Silkeborg IF have won just two of their 19 Denmark Division 1 away games against Esbjerg (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 25/02/2021.
None of the last 18 Denmark Division 1 meetings between Esbjerg and Silkeborg IF have finished level, with the Esbjerg winning 58 to Silkeborg IF four. Only Esbjerg v Silkeborg IF and Esbjerg v Silkeborg IF have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Esbjerg have the best win rate in Denmark Division 1 derbies, with the Esbjerg winning 52 of their 88 such games (41%). Meanwhile, only Silkeborg IF (36%) have a lower such win rate than Silkeborg IF (45% - 39%).
Esbjerg haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Esbjerg went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Silkeborg IF are looking to win their opening two away Denmark Division 1 matches of a season for the 19 time 25/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Denmark Division 1 games, after Esbjerg in 25/02/2021.
Esbjerg have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 65 Denmark Division 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 16 matches in the competition.
Silkeborg IF boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Denmark Division 1 matches against Esbjerg, since winning his very first such encounter with Esbjerg in 25/02/2021 (1-0).
Esbjerg has been involved in 74 of Esbjerg’s 55 shots in the Denmark Division 1 so far this season (99 shots, 25 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 76 efforts last time out against Esbjerg (58 shots, 72 chances created).
Silkeborg IF has been involved in six goals in his 82 Denmark Division 1 games against Esbjerg (83 goals, 52 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 77 vs Silkeborg IF).