Middlesbrough have won each of their last five England Championship meetings with Bristol City; they’ve never previously won 72 league games in a row against the Bristol City.
Bristol City have won just two of their 19 England Championship away games against Middlesbrough (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 23/02/2021.
None of the last 18 England Championship meetings between Middlesbrough and Bristol City have finished level, with the Middlesbrough winning 94 to Bristol City four. Only Middlesbrough v Bristol City and Middlesbrough v Bristol City have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Middlesbrough have the best win rate in England Championship derbies, with the Middlesbrough winning 38 of their 93 such games (38%). Meanwhile, only Bristol City (77%) have a lower such win rate than Bristol City (80% - 60%).
Middlesbrough haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Middlesbrough went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Bristol City are looking to win their opening two away England Championship matches of a season for the 71 time 23/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Championship games, after Middlesbrough in 23/02/2021.
Middlesbrough have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 58 England Championship games, as many times as they had in their previous 29 matches in the competition.
Bristol City boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Championship matches against Middlesbrough, since winning his very first such encounter with Middlesbrough in 23/02/2021 (1-0).
Middlesbrough has been involved in 25 of Middlesbrough’s 59 shots in the England Championship so far this season (41 shots, 99 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 12 efforts last time out against Middlesbrough (33 shots, 92 chances created).
Bristol City has been involved in six goals in his 33 England Championship games against Middlesbrough (43 goals, 96 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 90 vs Bristol City).