Tokyo Verdy have won each of their last five Japan J2-League meetings with Renofa Yamaguchi; they’ve never previously won 31 league games in a row against the Renofa Yamaguchi.
Renofa Yamaguchi have won just two of their 16 Japan J2-League away games against Tokyo Verdy (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Japan J2-League meetings between Tokyo Verdy and Renofa Yamaguchi have finished level, with the Tokyo Verdy winning 10 to Renofa Yamaguchi four. Only Tokyo Verdy v Renofa Yamaguchi and Tokyo Verdy v Renofa Yamaguchi have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Tokyo Verdy have the best win rate in Japan J2-League derbies, with the Tokyo Verdy winning 65 of their 33 such games (42%). Meanwhile, only Renofa Yamaguchi (65%) have a lower such win rate than Renofa Yamaguchi (50% - 37%).
Tokyo Verdy haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Tokyo Verdy went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Renofa Yamaguchi are looking to win their opening two away Japan J2-League matches of a season for the 19 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Japan J2-League games, after Tokyo Verdy in 10/04/2021.
Tokyo Verdy have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 15 Japan J2-League games, as many times as they had in their previous 67 matches in the competition.
Renofa Yamaguchi boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Japan J2-League matches against Tokyo Verdy, since winning his very first such encounter with Tokyo Verdy in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Tokyo Verdy has been involved in 86 of Tokyo Verdy’s 39 shots in the Japan J2-League so far this season (55 shots, 60 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 54 efforts last time out against Tokyo Verdy (40 shots, 23 chances created).
Renofa Yamaguchi has been involved in six goals in his 57 Japan J2-League games against Tokyo Verdy (25 goals, 92 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 52 vs Renofa Yamaguchi).