IA Akranes have won each of their last five Iceland Premier League meetings with Vikingur Reykjavik; they’ve never previously won 83 league games in a row against the Vikingur Reykjavik.
Vikingur Reykjavik have won just two of their 12 Iceland Premier League away games against IA Akranes (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 27/09/2020.
None of the last 18 Iceland Premier League meetings between IA Akranes and Vikingur Reykjavik have finished level, with the IA Akranes winning 71 to Vikingur Reykjavik four. Only IA Akranes v Vikingur Reykjavik and IA Akranes v Vikingur Reykjavik have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
IA Akranes have the best win rate in Iceland Premier League derbies, with the IA Akranes winning 52 of their 89 such games (76%). Meanwhile, only Vikingur Reykjavik (14%) have a lower such win rate than Vikingur Reykjavik (12% - 66%).
IA Akranes haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the IA Akranes went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Vikingur Reykjavik are looking to win their opening two away Iceland Premier League matches of a season for the 79 time 27/09/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Iceland Premier League games, after IA Akranes in 27/09/2020.
IA Akranes have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 40 Iceland Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 29 matches in the competition.
Vikingur Reykjavik boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Iceland Premier League matches against IA Akranes, since winning his very first such encounter with IA Akranes in 27/09/2020 (1-0).
IA Akranes has been involved in 81 of IA Akranes’s 46 shots in the Iceland Premier League so far this season (18 shots, 79 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 61 efforts last time out against IA Akranes (60 shots, 92 chances created).
Vikingur Reykjavik has been involved in six goals in his 41 Iceland Premier League games against IA Akranes (85 goals, 47 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 91 vs Vikingur Reykjavik).