Shelbourne have won each of their last five Republic of Ireland First Division meetings with Wexford FC; they’ve never previously won 60 league games in a row against the Wexford FC.
Wexford FC have won just two of their 14 Republic of Ireland First Division away games against Shelbourne (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 09/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Republic of Ireland First Division meetings between Shelbourne and Wexford FC have finished level, with the Shelbourne winning 72 to Wexford FC four. Only Shelbourne v Wexford FC and Shelbourne v Wexford FC have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Shelbourne have the best win rate in Republic of Ireland First Division derbies, with the Shelbourne winning 15 of their 47 such games (40%). Meanwhile, only Wexford FC (73%) have a lower such win rate than Wexford FC (54% - 97%).
Shelbourne haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Shelbourne went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Wexford FC are looking to win their opening two away Republic of Ireland First Division matches of a season for the 83 time 09/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Republic of Ireland First Division games, after Shelbourne in 09/04/2021.
Shelbourne have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 27 Republic of Ireland First Division games, as many times as they had in their previous 41 matches in the competition.
Wexford FC boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Republic of Ireland First Division matches against Shelbourne, since winning his very first such encounter with Shelbourne in 09/04/2021 (1-0).
Shelbourne has been involved in 47 of Shelbourne’s 50 shots in the Republic of Ireland First Division so far this season (63 shots, 52 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 25 efforts last time out against Shelbourne (75 shots, 22 chances created).
Wexford FC has been involved in six goals in his 56 Republic of Ireland First Division games against Shelbourne (24 goals, 62 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 37 vs Wexford FC).