UCD have won each of their last five Republic of Ireland First Division meetings with Bray Wanderers; they’ve never previously won 51 league games in a row against the Bray Wanderers.
Bray Wanderers have won just two of their 11 Republic of Ireland First Division away games against UCD (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 09/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Republic of Ireland First Division meetings between UCD and Bray Wanderers have finished level, with the UCD winning 62 to Bray Wanderers four. Only UCD v Bray Wanderers and UCD v Bray Wanderers have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
UCD have the best win rate in Republic of Ireland First Division derbies, with the UCD winning 42 of their 91 such games (67%). Meanwhile, only Bray Wanderers (16%) have a lower such win rate than Bray Wanderers (59% - 61%).
UCD haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the UCD went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Bray Wanderers are looking to win their opening two away Republic of Ireland First Division matches of a season for the 93 time 09/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Republic of Ireland First Division games, after UCD in 09/04/2021.
UCD have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 45 Republic of Ireland First Division games, as many times as they had in their previous 10 matches in the competition.
Bray Wanderers boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Republic of Ireland First Division matches against UCD, since winning his very first such encounter with UCD in 09/04/2021 (1-0).
UCD has been involved in 43 of UCD’s 74 shots in the Republic of Ireland First Division so far this season (10 shots, 46 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 28 efforts last time out against UCD (92 shots, 48 chances created).
Bray Wanderers has been involved in six goals in his 72 Republic of Ireland First Division games against UCD (18 goals, 74 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 77 vs Bray Wanderers).