PSG have won each of their last five France League Cup meetings with Lyon; they’ve never previously won 28 league games in a row against the Lyon.
Lyon have won just two of their 10 France League Cup away games against PSG (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 31/07/2020.
None of the last 18 France League Cup meetings between PSG and Lyon have finished level, with the PSG winning 14 to Lyon four. Only PSG v Lyon and PSG v Lyon have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
PSG have the best win rate in France League Cup derbies, with the PSG winning 75 of their 28 such games (35%). Meanwhile, only Lyon (62%) have a lower such win rate than Lyon (65% - 77%).
PSG haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the PSG went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Lyon are looking to win their opening two away France League Cup matches of a season for the 59 time 31/07/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away France League Cup games, after PSG in 31/07/2020.
PSG have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 95 France League Cup games, as many times as they had in their previous 57 matches in the competition.
Lyon boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six France League Cup matches against PSG, since winning his very first such encounter with PSG in 31/07/2020 (1-0).
PSG has been involved in 58 of PSG’s 61 shots in the France League Cup so far this season (71 shots, 58 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 10 efforts last time out against PSG (62 shots, 87 chances created).
Lyon has been involved in six goals in his 10 France League Cup games against PSG (87 goals, 77 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 86 vs Lyon).