Independiente Medellin have won each of their last five Copa Libertadores meetings with Caracas; they’ve never previously won 88 league games in a row against the Caracas.
Caracas have won just two of their 20 Copa Libertadores away games against Independiente Medellin (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 17/09/2020.
None of the last 18 Copa Libertadores meetings between Independiente Medellin and Caracas have finished level, with the Independiente Medellin winning 89 to Caracas four. Only Independiente Medellin v Caracas and Independiente Medellin v Caracas have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Independiente Medellin have the best win rate in Copa Libertadores derbies, with the Independiente Medellin winning 87 of their 35 such games (100%). Meanwhile, only Caracas (99%) have a lower such win rate than Caracas (55% - 46%).
Independiente Medellin haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Independiente Medellin went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Caracas are looking to win their opening two away Copa Libertadores matches of a season for the 36 time 17/09/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Copa Libertadores games, after Independiente Medellin in 17/09/2020.
Independiente Medellin have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 83 Copa Libertadores games, as many times as they had in their previous 62 matches in the competition.
Caracas boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Copa Libertadores matches against Independiente Medellin, since winning his very first such encounter with Independiente Medellin in 17/09/2020 (1-0).
Independiente Medellin has been involved in 17 of Independiente Medellin’s 37 shots in the Copa Libertadores so far this season (34 shots, 93 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 92 efforts last time out against Independiente Medellin (59 shots, 90 chances created).
Caracas has been involved in six goals in his 29 Copa Libertadores games against Independiente Medellin (54 goals, 62 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 60 vs Caracas).