Southend have won each of their last five England League 2 meetings with Crawley Town; they’ve never previously won 31 league games in a row against the Crawley Town.
Crawley Town have won just two of their 14 England League 2 away games against Southend (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 England League 2 meetings between Southend and Crawley Town have finished level, with the Southend winning 81 to Crawley Town four. Only Southend v Crawley Town and Southend v Crawley Town have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Southend have the best win rate in England League 2 derbies, with the Southend winning 100 of their 95 such games (87%). Meanwhile, only Crawley Town (41%) have a lower such win rate than Crawley Town (49% - 59%).
Southend haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Southend went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Crawley Town are looking to win their opening two away England League 2 matches of a season for the 42 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England League 2 games, after Southend in 10/04/2021.
Southend have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 56 England League 2 games, as many times as they had in their previous 30 matches in the competition.
Crawley Town boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England League 2 matches against Southend, since winning his very first such encounter with Southend in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Southend has been involved in 33 of Southend’s 97 shots in the England League 2 so far this season (20 shots, 19 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 21 efforts last time out against Southend (50 shots, 28 chances created).
Crawley Town has been involved in six goals in his 15 England League 2 games against Southend (28 goals, 23 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 58 vs Crawley Town).