Royal Excel Mouscron have won each of their last five Belgium First Division A meetings with Genk; they’ve never previously won 66 league games in a row against the Genk.
Genk have won just two of their 13 Belgium First Division A away games against Royal Excel Mouscron (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Belgium First Division A meetings between Royal Excel Mouscron and Genk have finished level, with the Royal Excel Mouscron winning 95 to Genk four. Only Royal Excel Mouscron v Genk and Royal Excel Mouscron v Genk have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Royal Excel Mouscron have the best win rate in Belgium First Division A derbies, with the Royal Excel Mouscron winning 72 of their 63 such games (79%). Meanwhile, only Genk (98%) have a lower such win rate than Genk (53% - 17%).
Royal Excel Mouscron haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Royal Excel Mouscron went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Genk are looking to win their opening two away Belgium First Division A matches of a season for the 22 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Belgium First Division A games, after Royal Excel Mouscron in 16/01/2021.
Royal Excel Mouscron have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 38 Belgium First Division A games, as many times as they had in their previous 39 matches in the competition.
Genk boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Belgium First Division A matches against Royal Excel Mouscron, since winning his very first such encounter with Royal Excel Mouscron in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Royal Excel Mouscron has been involved in 86 of Royal Excel Mouscron’s 63 shots in the Belgium First Division A so far this season (28 shots, 57 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 44 efforts last time out against Royal Excel Mouscron (65 shots, 48 chances created).
Genk has been involved in six goals in his 27 Belgium First Division A games against Royal Excel Mouscron (44 goals, 58 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 74 vs Genk).