USM Bel Abbes have won each of their last five Algeria Division 1 meetings with JSM Skikda; they’ve never previously won 76 league games in a row against the JSM Skikda.
JSM Skikda have won just two of their 11 Algeria Division 1 away games against USM Bel Abbes (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 26/02/2021.
None of the last 18 Algeria Division 1 meetings between USM Bel Abbes and JSM Skikda have finished level, with the USM Bel Abbes winning 84 to JSM Skikda four. Only USM Bel Abbes v JSM Skikda and USM Bel Abbes v JSM Skikda have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
USM Bel Abbes have the best win rate in Algeria Division 1 derbies, with the USM Bel Abbes winning 48 of their 64 such games (98%). Meanwhile, only JSM Skikda (79%) have a lower such win rate than JSM Skikda (51% - 92%).
USM Bel Abbes haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the USM Bel Abbes went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
JSM Skikda are looking to win their opening two away Algeria Division 1 matches of a season for the 54 time 26/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Algeria Division 1 games, after USM Bel Abbes in 26/02/2021.
USM Bel Abbes have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 64 Algeria Division 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 58 matches in the competition.
JSM Skikda boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Algeria Division 1 matches against USM Bel Abbes, since winning his very first such encounter with USM Bel Abbes in 26/02/2021 (1-0).
USM Bel Abbes has been involved in 99 of USM Bel Abbes’s 46 shots in the Algeria Division 1 so far this season (16 shots, 70 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 59 efforts last time out against USM Bel Abbes (47 shots, 10 chances created).
JSM Skikda has been involved in six goals in his 36 Algeria Division 1 games against USM Bel Abbes (77 goals, 72 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 74 vs JSM Skikda).