Gent have won each of their last five UEFA Europa League meetings with Slovan Liberec; they’ve never previously won 87 league games in a row against the Slovan Liberec.
Slovan Liberec have won just two of their 11 UEFA Europa League away games against Gent (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 03/12/2020.
None of the last 18 UEFA Europa League meetings between Gent and Slovan Liberec have finished level, with the Gent winning 91 to Slovan Liberec four. Only Gent v Slovan Liberec and Gent v Slovan Liberec have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Gent have the best win rate in UEFA Europa League derbies, with the Gent winning 20 of their 94 such games (17%). Meanwhile, only Slovan Liberec (16%) have a lower such win rate than Slovan Liberec (81% - 77%).
Gent haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Gent went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Slovan Liberec are looking to win their opening two away UEFA Europa League matches of a season for the 19 time 03/12/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away UEFA Europa League games, after Gent in 03/12/2020.
Gent have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 53 UEFA Europa League games, as many times as they had in their previous 53 matches in the competition.
Slovan Liberec boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six UEFA Europa League matches against Gent, since winning his very first such encounter with Gent in 03/12/2020 (1-0).
Gent has been involved in 75 of Gent’s 95 shots in the UEFA Europa League so far this season (32 shots, 60 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 Gent (80 shots, 39 chances created).
Slovan Liberec has been involved in six goals in his 17 UEFA Europa League games against Gent (37 goals, 54 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 22 vs Slovan Liberec).