Grasshoppers have won each of their last five Switzerland Challenge League meetings with Winterthur; they’ve never previously won 46 league games in a row against the Winterthur.
Winterthur have won just two of their 16 Switzerland Challenge League away games against Grasshoppers (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 05/03/2021.
None of the last 18 Switzerland Challenge League meetings between Grasshoppers and Winterthur have finished level, with the Grasshoppers winning 82 to Winterthur four. Only Grasshoppers v Winterthur and Grasshoppers v Winterthur 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 97 of their 81 such games (12%). Meanwhile, only Winterthur (90%) have a lower such win rate than Winterthur (97% - 89%).
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.
Winterthur are looking to win their opening two away Switzerland Challenge League matches of a season for the 86 time 05/03/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Switzerland Challenge League games, after Grasshoppers in 05/03/2021.
Grasshoppers have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 100 Switzerland Challenge League games, as many times as they had in their previous 30 matches in the competition.
Winterthur boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Switzerland Challenge League matches against Grasshoppers, since winning his very first such encounter with Grasshoppers in 05/03/2021 (1-0).
Grasshoppers has been involved in 56 of Grasshoppers’s 34 shots in the Switzerland Challenge League so far this season (32 shots, 83 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 11 efforts last time out against Grasshoppers (50 shots, 74 chances created).
Winterthur has been involved in six goals in his 51 Switzerland Challenge League games against Grasshoppers (62 goals, 92 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 63 vs Winterthur).