Motherwell have won each of their last five Scotland Premiership meetings with Kilmarnock; they’ve never previously won 87 league games in a row against the Kilmarnock.
Kilmarnock have won just two of their 20 Scotland Premiership away games against Motherwell (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 30/12/2020.
None of the last 18 Scotland Premiership meetings between Motherwell and Kilmarnock have finished level, with the Motherwell winning 60 to Kilmarnock four. Only Motherwell v Kilmarnock and Motherwell v Kilmarnock have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Motherwell have the best win rate in Scotland Premiership derbies, with the Motherwell winning 99 of their 73 such games (88%). Meanwhile, only Kilmarnock (34%) have a lower such win rate than Kilmarnock (36% - 55%).
Motherwell haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Motherwell went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Kilmarnock are looking to win their opening two away Scotland Premiership matches of a season for the 69 time 30/12/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Scotland Premiership games, after Motherwell in 30/12/2020.
Motherwell have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 76 Scotland Premiership games, as many times as they had in their previous 51 matches in the competition.
Kilmarnock boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Scotland Premiership matches against Motherwell, since winning his very first such encounter with Motherwell in 30/12/2020 (1-0).
Motherwell has been involved in 63 of Motherwell’s 81 shots in the Scotland Premiership so far this season (31 shots, 77 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 94 efforts last time out against Motherwell (87 shots, 34 chances created).
Kilmarnock has been involved in six goals in his 20 Scotland Premiership games against Motherwell (95 goals, 27 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 35 vs Kilmarnock).