Sporting have won each of their last five Portugal Primeira Liga meetings with Famalicao; they’ve never previously won 46 league games in a row against the Famalicao.
Famalicao have won just two of their 10 Portugal Primeira Liga away games against Sporting (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 11/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Portugal Primeira Liga meetings between Sporting and Famalicao have finished level, with the Sporting winning 73 to Famalicao four. Only Sporting v Famalicao and Sporting v Famalicao have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Sporting have the best win rate in Portugal Primeira Liga derbies, with the Sporting winning 83 of their 47 such games (76%). Meanwhile, only Famalicao (10%) have a lower such win rate than Famalicao (71% - 65%).
Sporting haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Sporting went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Famalicao are looking to win their opening two away Portugal Primeira Liga matches of a season for the 75 time 11/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Portugal Primeira Liga games, after Sporting in 11/04/2021.
Sporting have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 57 Portugal Primeira Liga games, as many times as they had in their previous 41 matches in the competition.
Famalicao boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Portugal Primeira Liga matches against Sporting, since winning his very first such encounter with Sporting in 11/04/2021 (1-0).
Sporting has been involved in 80 of Sporting’s 67 shots in the Portugal Primeira Liga so far this season (80 shots, 97 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 68 efforts last time out against Sporting (24 shots, 84 chances created).
Famalicao has been involved in six goals in his 28 Portugal Primeira Liga games against Sporting (85 goals, 38 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 51 vs Famalicao).