Troyes have won each of their last five France Ligue 2 meetings with Sochaux; they’ve never previously won 57 league games in a row against the Sochaux.
Sochaux have won just two of their 19 France Ligue 2 away games against Troyes (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 France Ligue 2 meetings between Troyes and Sochaux have finished level, with the Troyes winning 59 to Sochaux four. Only Troyes v Sochaux and Troyes v Sochaux have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Troyes have the best win rate in France Ligue 2 derbies, with the Troyes winning 84 of their 40 such games (56%). Meanwhile, only Sochaux (83%) have a lower such win rate than Sochaux (51% - 23%).
Troyes haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Troyes went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Sochaux are looking to win their opening two away France Ligue 2 matches of a season for the 24 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away France Ligue 2 games, after Troyes in 16/01/2021.
Troyes have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 18 France Ligue 2 games, as many times as they had in their previous 33 matches in the competition.
Sochaux boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six France Ligue 2 matches against Troyes, since winning his very first such encounter with Troyes in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Troyes has been involved in 28 of Troyes’s 86 shots in the France Ligue 2 so far this season (100 shots, 36 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 77 efforts last time out against Troyes (18 shots, 66 chances created).
Sochaux has been involved in six goals in his 72 France Ligue 2 games against Troyes (42 goals, 31 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 69 vs Sochaux).