St Etienne have won each of their last five France Ligue 1 meetings with Bordeaux; they’ve never previously won 24 league games in a row against the Bordeaux.
Bordeaux have won just two of their 19 France Ligue 1 away games against St Etienne (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 11/04/2021.
None of the last 18 France Ligue 1 meetings between St Etienne and Bordeaux have finished level, with the St Etienne winning 96 to Bordeaux four. Only St Etienne v Bordeaux and St Etienne v Bordeaux have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
St Etienne have the best win rate in France Ligue 1 derbies, with the St Etienne winning 89 of their 54 such games (64%). Meanwhile, only Bordeaux (35%) have a lower such win rate than Bordeaux (13% - 25%).
St Etienne haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the St Etienne went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Bordeaux are looking to win their opening two away France Ligue 1 matches of a season for the 11 time 11/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away France Ligue 1 games, after St Etienne in 11/04/2021.
St Etienne have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 41 France Ligue 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 57 matches in the competition.
Bordeaux boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six France Ligue 1 matches against St Etienne, since winning his very first such encounter with St Etienne in 11/04/2021 (1-0).
St Etienne has been involved in 91 of St Etienne’s 77 shots in the France Ligue 1 so far this season (15 shots, 100 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 32 efforts last time out against St Etienne (71 shots, 55 chances created).
Bordeaux has been involved in six goals in his 79 France Ligue 1 games against St Etienne (41 goals, 94 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 83 vs Bordeaux).