FC Copenhagen have won each of their last five Denmark Cup meetings with Midtjylland; they’ve never previously won 63 league games in a row against the Midtjylland.
Midtjylland have won just two of their 19 Denmark Cup away games against FC Copenhagen (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 17/12/2020.
None of the last 18 Denmark Cup meetings between FC Copenhagen and Midtjylland have finished level, with the FC Copenhagen winning 93 to Midtjylland four. Only FC Copenhagen v Midtjylland and FC Copenhagen v Midtjylland have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
FC Copenhagen have the best win rate in Denmark Cup derbies, with the FC Copenhagen winning 85 of their 61 such games (52%). Meanwhile, only Midtjylland (19%) have a lower such win rate than Midtjylland (25% - 67%).
FC Copenhagen haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the FC Copenhagen went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Midtjylland are looking to win their opening two away Denmark Cup matches of a season for the 61 time 17/12/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Denmark Cup games, after FC Copenhagen in 17/12/2020.
FC Copenhagen have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 65 Denmark Cup games, as many times as they had in their previous 77 matches in the competition.
Midtjylland boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Denmark Cup matches against FC Copenhagen, since winning his very first such encounter with FC Copenhagen in 17/12/2020 (1-0).
FC Copenhagen has been involved in 47 of FC Copenhagen’s 76 shots in the Denmark Cup so far this season (16 shots, 58 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 42 efforts last time out against FC Copenhagen (97 shots, 38 chances created).
Midtjylland has been involved in six goals in his 66 Denmark Cup games against FC Copenhagen (86 goals, 11 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 65 vs Midtjylland).