Hougang United FC have won each of their last five Singapore Premier League meetings with Lion City Sailors FC; they’ve never previously won 97 league games in a row against the Lion City Sailors FC.
Lion City Sailors FC have won just two of their 15 Singapore Premier League away games against Hougang United FC (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 17/11/2020.
None of the last 18 Singapore Premier League meetings between Hougang United FC and Lion City Sailors FC have finished level, with the Hougang United FC winning 34 to Lion City Sailors FC four. Only Hougang United FC v Lion City Sailors FC and Hougang United FC v Lion City Sailors FC have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Hougang United FC have the best win rate in Singapore Premier League derbies, with the Hougang United FC winning 35 of their 74 such games (23%). Meanwhile, only Lion City Sailors FC (63%) have a lower such win rate than Lion City Sailors FC (21% - 41%).
Hougang United FC haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Hougang United FC went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Lion City Sailors FC are looking to win their opening two away Singapore Premier League matches of a season for the 16 time 17/11/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Singapore Premier League games, after Hougang United FC in 17/11/2020.
Hougang United FC have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 48 Singapore Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 98 matches in the competition.
Lion City Sailors FC boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Singapore Premier League matches against Hougang United FC, since winning his very first such encounter with Hougang United FC in 17/11/2020 (1-0).
Hougang United FC has been involved in 80 of Hougang United FC’s 45 shots in the Singapore Premier League so far this season (24 shots, 30 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 54 efforts last time out against Hougang United FC (98 shots, 74 chances created).
Lion City Sailors FC has been involved in six goals in his 47 Singapore Premier League games against Hougang United FC (83 goals, 70 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 25 vs Lion City Sailors FC).