Ponte Preta have won each of their last five Brazil Serie B meetings with Cuiaba; they’ve never previously won 11 league games in a row against the Cuiaba.
Cuiaba have won just two of their 20 Brazil Serie B away games against Ponte Preta (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 11/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Brazil Serie B meetings between Ponte Preta and Cuiaba have finished level, with the Ponte Preta winning 31 to Cuiaba four. Only Ponte Preta v Cuiaba and Ponte Preta v Cuiaba have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Ponte Preta have the best win rate in Brazil Serie B derbies, with the Ponte Preta winning 99 of their 60 such games (99%). Meanwhile, only Cuiaba (50%) have a lower such win rate than Cuiaba (94% - 81%).
Ponte Preta haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Ponte Preta went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Cuiaba are looking to win their opening two away Brazil Serie B matches of a season for the 75 time 11/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Brazil Serie B games, after Ponte Preta in 11/01/2021.
Ponte Preta have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 13 Brazil Serie B games, as many times as they had in their previous 22 matches in the competition.
Cuiaba boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Brazil Serie B matches against Ponte Preta, since winning his very first such encounter with Ponte Preta in 11/01/2021 (1-0).
Ponte Preta has been involved in 79 of Ponte Preta’s 22 shots in the Brazil Serie B so far this season (65 shots, 93 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 46 efforts last time out against Ponte Preta (84 shots, 68 chances created).
Cuiaba has been involved in six goals in his 75 Brazil Serie B games against Ponte Preta (12 goals, 54 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 53 vs Cuiaba).