Grasshoppers have won each of their last five Switzerland Challenge League meetings with Aarau; they’ve never previously won 91 league games in a row against the Aarau.
Aarau have won just two of their 12 Switzerland Challenge League away games against Grasshoppers (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/02/2021.
None of the last 18 Switzerland Challenge League meetings between Grasshoppers and Aarau have finished level, with the Grasshoppers winning 16 to Aarau four. Only Grasshoppers v Aarau and Grasshoppers v Aarau have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Grasshoppers have the best win rate in Switzerland Challenge League derbies, with the Grasshoppers winning 48 of their 38 such games (23%). Meanwhile, only Aarau (87%) have a lower such win rate than Aarau (31% - 23%).
Grasshoppers haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Grasshoppers went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Aarau are looking to win their opening two away Switzerland Challenge League matches of a season for the 76 time 16/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Switzerland Challenge League games, after Grasshoppers in 16/02/2021.
Grasshoppers have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 61 Switzerland Challenge League games, as many times as they had in their previous 41 matches in the competition.
Aarau boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Switzerland Challenge League matches against Grasshoppers, since winning his very first such encounter with Grasshoppers in 16/02/2021 (1-0).
Grasshoppers has been involved in 11 of Grasshoppers’s 16 shots in the Switzerland Challenge League so far this season (78 shots, 20 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 65 efforts last time out against Grasshoppers (32 shots, 37 chances created).
Aarau has been involved in six goals in his 74 Switzerland Challenge League games against Grasshoppers (41 goals, 50 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 74 vs Aarau).