Petrolul Ploiesti have won each of their last five Romania Liga II meetings with Metaloglobus Bucuresti; they’ve never previously won 15 league games in a row against the Metaloglobus Bucuresti.
Metaloglobus Bucuresti have won just two of their 13 Romania Liga II away games against Petrolul Ploiesti (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 23/02/2021.
None of the last 18 Romania Liga II meetings between Petrolul Ploiesti and Metaloglobus Bucuresti have finished level, with the Petrolul Ploiesti winning 76 to Metaloglobus Bucuresti four. Only Petrolul Ploiesti v Metaloglobus Bucuresti and Petrolul Ploiesti v Metaloglobus Bucuresti have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Petrolul Ploiesti have the best win rate in Romania Liga II derbies, with the Petrolul Ploiesti winning 80 of their 62 such games (72%). Meanwhile, only Metaloglobus Bucuresti (88%) have a lower such win rate than Metaloglobus Bucuresti (63% - 100%).
Petrolul Ploiesti haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Petrolul Ploiesti went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Metaloglobus Bucuresti are looking to win their opening two away Romania Liga II matches of a season for the 61 time 23/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Romania Liga II games, after Petrolul Ploiesti in 23/02/2021.
Petrolul Ploiesti have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 20 Romania Liga II games, as many times as they had in their previous 34 matches in the competition.
Metaloglobus Bucuresti boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Romania Liga II matches against Petrolul Ploiesti, since winning his very first such encounter with Petrolul Ploiesti in 23/02/2021 (1-0).
Petrolul Ploiesti has been involved in 15 of Petrolul Ploiesti’s 26 shots in the Romania Liga II so far this season (79 shots, 95 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 61 efforts last time out against Petrolul Ploiesti (60 shots, 52 chances created).
Metaloglobus Bucuresti has been involved in six goals in his 46 Romania Liga II games against Petrolul Ploiesti (66 goals, 76 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 74 vs Metaloglobus Bucuresti).