Leixoes have won each of their last five Portugal Segunda Liga meetings with Chaves; they’ve never previously won 83 league games in a row against the Chaves.
Chaves have won just two of their 12 Portugal Segunda Liga away games against Leixoes (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Portugal Segunda Liga meetings between Leixoes and Chaves have finished level, with the Leixoes winning 40 to Chaves four. Only Leixoes v Chaves and Leixoes v Chaves have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Leixoes have the best win rate in Portugal Segunda Liga derbies, with the Leixoes winning 94 of their 60 such games (44%). Meanwhile, only Chaves (25%) have a lower such win rate than Chaves (94% - 52%).
Leixoes haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Leixoes went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Chaves are looking to win their opening two away Portugal Segunda Liga matches of a season for the 33 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Portugal Segunda Liga games, after Leixoes in 16/01/2021.
Leixoes have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 22 Portugal Segunda Liga games, as many times as they had in their previous 44 matches in the competition.
Chaves boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Portugal Segunda Liga matches against Leixoes, since winning his very first such encounter with Leixoes in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Leixoes has been involved in 11 of Leixoes’s 98 shots in the Portugal Segunda Liga so far this season (21 shots, 94 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 19 efforts last time out against Leixoes (28 shots, 15 chances created).
Chaves has been involved in six goals in his 18 Portugal Segunda Liga games against Leixoes (33 goals, 38 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 22 vs Chaves).