KV Oostende have won each of their last five Belgium First Division A meetings with KV Kortrijk; they’ve never previously won 52 league games in a row against the KV Kortrijk.
KV Kortrijk have won just two of their 18 Belgium First Division A away games against KV Oostende (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Belgium First Division A meetings between KV Oostende and KV Kortrijk have finished level, with the KV Oostende winning 44 to KV Kortrijk four. Only KV Oostende v KV Kortrijk and KV Oostende v KV Kortrijk have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
KV Oostende have the best win rate in Belgium First Division A derbies, with the KV Oostende winning 66 of their 83 such games (73%). Meanwhile, only KV Kortrijk (13%) have a lower such win rate than KV Kortrijk (90% - 96%).
KV Oostende haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the KV Oostende went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
KV Kortrijk are looking to win their opening two away Belgium First Division A matches of a season for the 41 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Belgium First Division A games, after KV Oostende in 16/01/2021.
KV Oostende have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 29 Belgium First Division A games, as many times as they had in their previous 58 matches in the competition.
KV Kortrijk boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Belgium First Division A matches against KV Oostende, since winning his very first such encounter with KV Oostende in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
KV Oostende has been involved in 81 of KV Oostende’s 27 shots in the Belgium First Division A so far this season (97 shots, 80 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 41 efforts last time out against KV Oostende (23 shots, 28 chances created).
KV Kortrijk has been involved in six goals in his 16 Belgium First Division A games against KV Oostende (63 goals, 70 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 80 vs KV Kortrijk).