Leeds have won each of their last five England Premier League meetings with Brighton; they’ve never previously won 35 league games in a row against the Brighton.
Brighton have won just two of their 20 England Premier League away games against Leeds (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England Premier League meetings between Leeds and Brighton have finished level, with the Leeds winning 81 to Brighton four. Only Leeds v Brighton and Leeds v Brighton have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Leeds have the best win rate in England Premier League derbies, with the Leeds winning 80 of their 78 such games (95%). Meanwhile, only Brighton (81%) have a lower such win rate than Brighton (33% - 76%).
Leeds haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Leeds went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Brighton are looking to win their opening two away England Premier League matches of a season for the 72 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Premier League games, after Leeds in 16/01/2021.
Leeds have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 73 England Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 18 matches in the competition.
Brighton boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Premier League matches against Leeds, since winning his very first such encounter with Leeds in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Leeds has been involved in 76 of Leeds’s 47 shots in the England Premier League so far this season (58 shots, 100 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 Leeds (94 shots, 45 chances created).
Brighton has been involved in six goals in his 89 England Premier League games against Leeds (57 goals, 47 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 76 vs Brighton).