Leixoes have won each of their last five Portugal Segunda Liga meetings with Penafiel; they’ve never previously won 58 league games in a row against the Penafiel.
Penafiel have won just two of their 12 Portugal Segunda Liga away games against Leixoes (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Portugal Segunda Liga meetings between Leixoes and Penafiel have finished level, with the Leixoes winning 50 to Penafiel four. Only Leixoes v Penafiel and Leixoes v Penafiel 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 57 of their 76 such games (99%). Meanwhile, only Penafiel (23%) have a lower such win rate than Penafiel (17% - 36%).
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.
Penafiel are looking to win their opening two away Portugal Segunda Liga matches of a season for the 18 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Portugal Segunda Liga games, after Leixoes in 10/04/2021.
Leixoes have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 30 Portugal Segunda Liga games, as many times as they had in their previous 28 matches in the competition.
Penafiel boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Portugal Segunda Liga matches against Leixoes, since winning his very first such encounter with Leixoes in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Leixoes has been involved in 22 of Leixoes’s 52 shots in the Portugal Segunda Liga so far this season (46 shots, 85 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 92 efforts last time out against Leixoes (68 shots, 25 chances created).
Penafiel has been involved in six goals in his 77 Portugal Segunda Liga games against Leixoes (32 goals, 92 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 12 vs Penafiel).