Portsmouth have won each of their last five England League 1 meetings with Burton Albion; they’ve never previously won 12 league games in a row against the Burton Albion.
Burton Albion have won just two of their 13 England League 1 away games against Portsmouth (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 England League 1 meetings between Portsmouth and Burton Albion have finished level, with the Portsmouth winning 66 to Burton Albion four. Only Portsmouth v Burton Albion and Portsmouth v Burton Albion have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Portsmouth have the best win rate in England League 1 derbies, with the Portsmouth winning 56 of their 12 such games (40%). Meanwhile, only Burton Albion (11%) have a lower such win rate than Burton Albion (88% - 42%).
Portsmouth haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Portsmouth went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Burton Albion are looking to win their opening two away England League 1 matches of a season for the 32 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England League 1 games, after Portsmouth in 10/04/2021.
Portsmouth have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 99 England League 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 76 matches in the competition.
Burton Albion boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England League 1 matches against Portsmouth, since winning his very first such encounter with Portsmouth in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Portsmouth has been involved in 98 of Portsmouth’s 40 shots in the England League 1 so far this season (12 shots, 15 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 81 efforts last time out against Portsmouth (67 shots, 42 chances created).
Burton Albion has been involved in six goals in his 54 England League 1 games against Portsmouth (93 goals, 52 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 26 vs Burton Albion).