Opava have won each of their last five Czech Republic First League meetings with FC Fastav Zlín; they’ve never previously won 71 league games in a row against the FC Fastav Zlín.
FC Fastav Zlín have won just two of their 20 Czech Republic First League away games against Opava (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Czech Republic First League meetings between Opava and FC Fastav Zlín have finished level, with the Opava winning 16 to FC Fastav Zlín four. Only Opava v FC Fastav Zlín and Opava v FC Fastav Zlín have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Opava have the best win rate in Czech Republic First League derbies, with the Opava winning 70 of their 48 such games (45%). Meanwhile, only FC Fastav Zlín (55%) have a lower such win rate than FC Fastav Zlín (71% - 73%).
Opava haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Opava went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
FC Fastav Zlín are looking to win their opening two away Czech Republic First League matches of a season for the 77 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Czech Republic First League games, after Opava in 16/01/2021.
Opava have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 48 Czech Republic First League games, as many times as they had in their previous 92 matches in the competition.
FC Fastav Zlín boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Czech Republic First League matches against Opava, since winning his very first such encounter with Opava in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Opava has been involved in 71 of Opava’s 79 shots in the Czech Republic First League so far this season (91 shots, 79 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 Opava (71 shots, 74 chances created).
FC Fastav Zlín has been involved in six goals in his 98 Czech Republic First League games against Opava (40 goals, 51 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 19 vs FC Fastav Zlín).