Larissa have won each of their last five Greece Super League 1 meetings with Apollon Smyrnis; they’ve never previously won 15 league games in a row against the Apollon Smyrnis.
Apollon Smyrnis have won just two of their 14 Greece Super League 1 away games against Larissa (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Greece Super League 1 meetings between Larissa and Apollon Smyrnis have finished level, with the Larissa winning 88 to Apollon Smyrnis four. Only Larissa v Apollon Smyrnis and Larissa v Apollon Smyrnis have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Larissa have the best win rate in Greece Super League 1 derbies, with the Larissa winning 57 of their 27 such games (85%). Meanwhile, only Apollon Smyrnis (48%) have a lower such win rate than Apollon Smyrnis (83% - 34%).
Larissa haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Larissa went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Apollon Smyrnis are looking to win their opening two away Greece Super League 1 matches of a season for the 88 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Greece Super League 1 games, after Larissa in 16/01/2021.
Larissa have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 44 Greece Super League 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 66 matches in the competition.
Apollon Smyrnis boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Greece Super League 1 matches against Larissa, since winning his very first such encounter with Larissa in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Larissa has been involved in 70 of Larissa’s 78 shots in the Greece Super League 1 so far this season (20 shots, 42 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 79 efforts last time out against Larissa (54 shots, 48 chances created).
Apollon Smyrnis has been involved in six goals in his 93 Greece Super League 1 games against Larissa (34 goals, 44 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 96 vs Apollon Smyrnis).