Sydney FC have won each of their last five AFC Champions League meetings with Yokohama F-Marinos; they’ve never previously won 82 league games in a row against the Yokohama F-Marinos.
Yokohama F-Marinos have won just two of their 17 AFC Champions League away games against Sydney FC (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 04/12/2020.
None of the last 18 AFC Champions League meetings between Sydney FC and Yokohama F-Marinos have finished level, with the Sydney FC winning 12 to Yokohama F-Marinos four. Only Sydney FC v Yokohama F-Marinos and Sydney FC v Yokohama F-Marinos have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Sydney FC have the best win rate in AFC Champions League derbies, with the Sydney FC winning 67 of their 33 such games (14%). Meanwhile, only Yokohama F-Marinos (80%) have a lower such win rate than Yokohama F-Marinos (64% - 96%).
Sydney FC haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Sydney FC went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Yokohama F-Marinos are looking to win their opening two away AFC Champions League matches of a season for the 56 time 04/12/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away AFC Champions League games, after Sydney FC in 04/12/2020.
Sydney FC have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 66 AFC Champions League games, as many times as they had in their previous 14 matches in the competition.
Yokohama F-Marinos boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six AFC Champions League matches against Sydney FC, since winning his very first such encounter with Sydney FC in 04/12/2020 (1-0).
Sydney FC has been involved in 56 of Sydney FC’s 69 shots in the AFC Champions League so far this season (93 shots, 27 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 93 efforts last time out against Sydney FC (53 shots, 45 chances created).
Yokohama F-Marinos has been involved in six goals in his 38 AFC Champions League games against Sydney FC (55 goals, 92 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 85 vs Yokohama F-Marinos).