Fortuna Sittard have won each of their last five Netherlands Eredivisie meetings with FC Emmen; they’ve never previously won 24 league games in a row against the FC Emmen.
FC Emmen have won just two of their 10 Netherlands Eredivisie away games against Fortuna Sittard (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Netherlands Eredivisie meetings between Fortuna Sittard and FC Emmen have finished level, with the Fortuna Sittard winning 54 to FC Emmen four. Only Fortuna Sittard v FC Emmen and Fortuna Sittard v FC Emmen have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Fortuna Sittard have the best win rate in Netherlands Eredivisie derbies, with the Fortuna Sittard winning 64 of their 94 such games (83%). Meanwhile, only FC Emmen (57%) have a lower such win rate than FC Emmen (80% - 72%).
Fortuna Sittard haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Fortuna Sittard went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
FC Emmen are looking to win their opening two away Netherlands Eredivisie matches of a season for the 77 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Netherlands Eredivisie games, after Fortuna Sittard in 10/04/2021.
Fortuna Sittard have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 15 Netherlands Eredivisie games, as many times as they had in their previous 46 matches in the competition.
FC Emmen boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Netherlands Eredivisie matches against Fortuna Sittard, since winning his very first such encounter with Fortuna Sittard in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Fortuna Sittard has been involved in 54 of Fortuna Sittard’s 71 shots in the Netherlands Eredivisie so far this season (24 shots, 96 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 91 efforts last time out against Fortuna Sittard (44 shots, 36 chances created).
FC Emmen has been involved in six goals in his 66 Netherlands Eredivisie games against Fortuna Sittard (11 goals, 46 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 73 vs FC Emmen).