Northampton have won each of their last five England League 1 meetings with Oxford Utd; they’ve never previously won 30 league games in a row against the Oxford Utd.
Oxford Utd have won just two of their 18 England League 1 away games against Northampton (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England League 1 meetings between Northampton and Oxford Utd have finished level, with the Northampton winning 30 to Oxford Utd four. Only Northampton v Oxford Utd and Northampton v Oxford Utd have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Northampton have the best win rate in England League 1 derbies, with the Northampton winning 38 of their 79 such games (12%). Meanwhile, only Oxford Utd (31%) have a lower such win rate than Oxford Utd (90% - 65%).
Northampton haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Northampton went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Oxford Utd are looking to win their opening two away England League 1 matches of a season for the 62 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England League 1 games, after Northampton in 16/01/2021.
Northampton have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 92 England League 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 87 matches in the competition.
Oxford Utd boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England League 1 matches against Northampton, since winning his very first such encounter with Northampton in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Northampton has been involved in 48 of Northampton’s 45 shots in the England League 1 so far this season (70 shots, 100 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 65 efforts last time out against Northampton (64 shots, 35 chances created).
Oxford Utd has been involved in six goals in his 93 England League 1 games against Northampton (67 goals, 50 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 49 vs Oxford Utd).