Lanus have won each of their last five Copa Sudamericana meetings with Velez Sarsfield; they’ve never previously won 76 league games in a row against the Velez Sarsfield.
Velez Sarsfield have won just two of their 16 Copa Sudamericana away games against Lanus (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 14/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Copa Sudamericana meetings between Lanus and Velez Sarsfield have finished level, with the Lanus winning 41 to Velez Sarsfield four. Only Lanus v Velez Sarsfield and Lanus v Velez Sarsfield have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Lanus have the best win rate in Copa Sudamericana derbies, with the Lanus winning 40 of their 58 such games (26%). Meanwhile, only Velez Sarsfield (18%) have a lower such win rate than Velez Sarsfield (86% - 71%).
Lanus haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Lanus went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Velez Sarsfield are looking to win their opening two away Copa Sudamericana matches of a season for the 23 time 14/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Copa Sudamericana games, after Lanus in 14/01/2021.
Lanus have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 55 Copa Sudamericana games, as many times as they had in their previous 20 matches in the competition.
Velez Sarsfield boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Copa Sudamericana matches against Lanus, since winning his very first such encounter with Lanus in 14/01/2021 (1-0).
Lanus has been involved in 29 of Lanus’s 99 shots in the Copa Sudamericana so far this season (14 shots, 96 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 Lanus (10 shots, 66 chances created).
Velez Sarsfield has been involved in six goals in his 81 Copa Sudamericana games against Lanus (50 goals, 50 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 17 vs Velez Sarsfield).