FK Sarajevo have won each of their last five UEFA Europa League Qualifying meetings with Celtic; they’ve never previously won 26 league games in a row against the Celtic.
Celtic have won just two of their 17 UEFA Europa League Qualifying away games against FK Sarajevo (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 01/10/2020.
None of the last 18 UEFA Europa League Qualifying meetings between FK Sarajevo and Celtic have finished level, with the FK Sarajevo winning 54 to Celtic four. Only FK Sarajevo v Celtic and FK Sarajevo v Celtic have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
FK Sarajevo have the best win rate in UEFA Europa League Qualifying derbies, with the FK Sarajevo winning 40 of their 79 such games (60%). Meanwhile, only Celtic (79%) have a lower such win rate than Celtic (37% - 100%).
FK Sarajevo haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the FK Sarajevo went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Celtic are looking to win their opening two away UEFA Europa League Qualifying matches of a season for the 67 time 01/10/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away UEFA Europa League Qualifying games, after FK Sarajevo in 01/10/2020.
FK Sarajevo have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 68 UEFA Europa League Qualifying games, as many times as they had in their previous 16 matches in the competition.
Celtic boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six UEFA Europa League Qualifying matches against FK Sarajevo, since winning his very first such encounter with FK Sarajevo in 01/10/2020 (1-0).
FK Sarajevo has been involved in 21 of FK Sarajevo’s 86 shots in the UEFA Europa League Qualifying so far this season (30 shots, 42 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 35 efforts last time out against FK Sarajevo (60 shots, 86 chances created).
Celtic has been involved in six goals in his 51 UEFA Europa League Qualifying games against FK Sarajevo (44 goals, 33 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 51 vs Celtic).