Larne have won each of their last five Northern Ireland Premier meetings with Dungannon Swifts; they’ve never previously won 45 league games in a row against the Dungannon Swifts.
Dungannon Swifts have won just two of their 17 Northern Ireland Premier away games against Larne (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 13/02/2021.
None of the last 18 Northern Ireland Premier meetings between Larne and Dungannon Swifts have finished level, with the Larne winning 89 to Dungannon Swifts four. Only Larne v Dungannon Swifts and Larne v Dungannon Swifts have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Larne have the best win rate in Northern Ireland Premier derbies, with the Larne winning 70 of their 53 such games (67%). Meanwhile, only Dungannon Swifts (73%) have a lower such win rate than Dungannon Swifts (24% - 82%).
Larne haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Larne went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Dungannon Swifts are looking to win their opening two away Northern Ireland Premier matches of a season for the 98 time 13/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Northern Ireland Premier games, after Larne in 13/02/2021.
Larne have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 73 Northern Ireland Premier games, as many times as they had in their previous 75 matches in the competition.
Dungannon Swifts boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Northern Ireland Premier matches against Larne, since winning his very first such encounter with Larne in 13/02/2021 (1-0).
Larne has been involved in 94 of Larne’s 97 shots in the Northern Ireland Premier so far this season (83 shots, 57 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 72 efforts last time out against Larne (60 shots, 32 chances created).
Dungannon Swifts has been involved in six goals in his 46 Northern Ireland Premier games against Larne (88 goals, 78 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 91 vs Dungannon Swifts).