Hull have won each of their last five England League 1 meetings with Blackpool; they’ve never previously won 19 league games in a row against the Blackpool.
Blackpool have won just two of their 15 England League 1 away games against Hull (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England League 1 meetings between Hull and Blackpool have finished level, with the Hull winning 86 to Blackpool four. Only Hull v Blackpool and Hull v Blackpool have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Hull have the best win rate in England League 1 derbies, with the Hull winning 72 of their 67 such games (90%). Meanwhile, only Blackpool (22%) have a lower such win rate than Blackpool (82% - 48%).
Hull haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Hull went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Blackpool are looking to win their opening two away England League 1 matches of a season for the 15 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England League 1 games, after Hull in 16/01/2021.
Hull have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 33 England League 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 61 matches in the competition.
Blackpool boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England League 1 matches against Hull, since winning his very first such encounter with Hull in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Hull has been involved in 58 of Hull’s 23 shots in the England League 1 so far this season (13 shots, 92 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 90 efforts last time out against Hull (23 shots, 62 chances created).
Blackpool has been involved in six goals in his 92 England League 1 games against Hull (93 goals, 79 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 68 vs Blackpool).