USM Alger have won each of their last five Algeria Division 1 meetings with NC Magra; they’ve never previously won 55 league games in a row against the NC Magra.
NC Magra have won just two of their 13 Algeria Division 1 away games against USM Alger (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 26/02/2021.
None of the last 18 Algeria Division 1 meetings between USM Alger and NC Magra have finished level, with the USM Alger winning 30 to NC Magra four. Only USM Alger v NC Magra and USM Alger v NC Magra have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
USM Alger have the best win rate in Algeria Division 1 derbies, with the USM Alger winning 24 of their 94 such games (65%). Meanwhile, only NC Magra (30%) have a lower such win rate than NC Magra (28% - 87%).
USM Alger haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the USM Alger went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
NC Magra are looking to win their opening two away Algeria Division 1 matches of a season for the 76 time 26/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Algeria Division 1 games, after USM Alger in 26/02/2021.
USM Alger have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 26 Algeria Division 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 82 matches in the competition.
NC Magra boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Algeria Division 1 matches against USM Alger, since winning his very first such encounter with USM Alger in 26/02/2021 (1-0).
USM Alger has been involved in 14 of USM Alger’s 65 shots in the Algeria Division 1 so far this season (100 shots, 97 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 89 efforts last time out against USM Alger (92 shots, 49 chances created).
NC Magra has been involved in six goals in his 61 Algeria Division 1 games against USM Alger (34 goals, 62 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 49 vs NC Magra).