Slovan Liberec have won each of their last five UEFA Europa League Qualifying meetings with Apoel Nicosia; they’ve never previously won 46 league games in a row against the Apoel Nicosia.
Apoel Nicosia have won just two of their 16 UEFA Europa League Qualifying away games against Slovan Liberec (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 01/10/2020.
None of the last 18 UEFA Europa League Qualifying meetings between Slovan Liberec and Apoel Nicosia have finished level, with the Slovan Liberec winning 68 to Apoel Nicosia four. Only Slovan Liberec v Apoel Nicosia and Slovan Liberec v Apoel Nicosia have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Slovan Liberec have the best win rate in UEFA Europa League Qualifying derbies, with the Slovan Liberec winning 46 of their 68 such games (23%). Meanwhile, only Apoel Nicosia (92%) have a lower such win rate than Apoel Nicosia (60% - 39%).
Slovan Liberec haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Slovan Liberec went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Apoel Nicosia are looking to win their opening two away UEFA Europa League Qualifying matches of a season for the 44 time 01/10/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away UEFA Europa League Qualifying games, after Slovan Liberec in 01/10/2020.
Slovan Liberec have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 72 UEFA Europa League Qualifying games, as many times as they had in their previous 45 matches in the competition.
Apoel Nicosia boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six UEFA Europa League Qualifying matches against Slovan Liberec, since winning his very first such encounter with Slovan Liberec in 01/10/2020 (1-0).
Slovan Liberec has been involved in 58 of Slovan Liberec’s 46 shots in the UEFA Europa League Qualifying so far this season (21 shots, 95 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 78 efforts last time out against Slovan Liberec (33 shots, 48 chances created).
Apoel Nicosia has been involved in six goals in his 33 UEFA Europa League Qualifying games against Slovan Liberec (16 goals, 54 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 81 vs Apoel Nicosia).