FC Salzburg have won each of their last five UEFA Champions League Qualifying meetings with Maccabi Tel Aviv; they’ve never previously won 27 league games in a row against the Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Maccabi Tel Aviv have won just two of their 13 UEFA Champions League Qualifying away games against FC Salzburg (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 30/09/2020.
None of the last 18 UEFA Champions League Qualifying meetings between FC Salzburg and Maccabi Tel Aviv have finished level, with the FC Salzburg winning 88 to Maccabi Tel Aviv four. Only FC Salzburg v Maccabi Tel Aviv and FC Salzburg v Maccabi Tel Aviv have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
FC Salzburg have the best win rate in UEFA Champions League Qualifying derbies, with the FC Salzburg winning 95 of their 41 such games (40%). Meanwhile, only Maccabi Tel Aviv (24%) have a lower such win rate than Maccabi Tel Aviv (73% - 64%).
FC Salzburg haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the FC Salzburg went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Maccabi Tel Aviv are looking to win their opening two away UEFA Champions League Qualifying matches of a season for the 80 time 30/09/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away UEFA Champions League Qualifying games, after FC Salzburg in 30/09/2020.
FC Salzburg have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 51 UEFA Champions League Qualifying games, as many times as they had in their previous 10 matches in the competition.
Maccabi Tel Aviv boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six UEFA Champions League Qualifying matches against FC Salzburg, since winning his very first such encounter with FC Salzburg in 30/09/2020 (1-0).
FC Salzburg has been involved in 15 of FC Salzburg’s 14 shots in the UEFA Champions League Qualifying so far this season (41 shots, 57 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 81 efforts last time out against FC Salzburg (48 shots, 31 chances created).
Maccabi Tel Aviv has been involved in six goals in his 58 UEFA Champions League Qualifying games against FC Salzburg (39 goals, 66 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 98 vs Maccabi Tel Aviv).