Preston have won each of their last five England Championship meetings with Brentford; they’ve never previously won 50 league games in a row against the Brentford.
Brentford have won just two of their 20 England Championship away games against Preston (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 England Championship meetings between Preston and Brentford have finished level, with the Preston winning 42 to Brentford four. Only Preston v Brentford and Preston v Brentford have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Preston have the best win rate in England Championship derbies, with the Preston winning 42 of their 53 such games (52%). Meanwhile, only Brentford (74%) have a lower such win rate than Brentford (94% - 69%).
Preston haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Preston went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Brentford are looking to win their opening two away England Championship matches of a season for the 19 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Championship games, after Preston in 10/04/2021.
Preston have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 53 England Championship games, as many times as they had in their previous 55 matches in the competition.
Brentford boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Championship matches against Preston, since winning his very first such encounter with Preston in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Preston has been involved in 94 of Preston’s 15 shots in the England Championship so far this season (84 shots, 28 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 53 efforts last time out against Preston (53 shots, 55 chances created).
Brentford has been involved in six goals in his 88 England Championship games against Preston (78 goals, 56 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 91 vs Brentford).