Esbjerg have won each of their last five Denmark Division 1 meetings with Silkeborg IF; they’ve never previously won 57 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 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Denmark Division 1 meetings between Esbjerg and Silkeborg IF have finished level, with the Esbjerg winning 55 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 66 of their 95 such games (35%). Meanwhile, only Silkeborg IF (19%) have a lower such win rate than Silkeborg IF (24% - 95%).
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 96 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Denmark Division 1 games, after Esbjerg in 10/04/2021.
Esbjerg have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 10 Denmark Division 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 20 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 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Esbjerg has been involved in 79 of Esbjerg’s 99 shots in the Denmark Division 1 so far this season (90 shots, 23 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 Esbjerg (87 shots, 24 chances created).
Silkeborg IF has been involved in six goals in his 40 Denmark Division 1 games against Esbjerg (92 goals, 93 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 63 vs Silkeborg IF).