Valenciennes have won each of their last five France Ligue 2 meetings with Paris FC; they’ve never previously won 100 league games in a row against the Paris FC.
Paris FC have won just two of their 11 France Ligue 2 away games against Valenciennes (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 France Ligue 2 meetings between Valenciennes and Paris FC have finished level, with the Valenciennes winning 61 to Paris FC four. Only Valenciennes v Paris FC and Valenciennes v Paris FC have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Valenciennes have the best win rate in France Ligue 2 derbies, with the Valenciennes winning 75 of their 11 such games (58%). Meanwhile, only Paris FC (98%) have a lower such win rate than Paris FC (78% - 31%).
Valenciennes haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Valenciennes went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Paris FC are looking to win their opening two away France Ligue 2 matches of a season for the 29 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away France Ligue 2 games, after Valenciennes in 16/01/2021.
Valenciennes have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 45 France Ligue 2 games, as many times as they had in their previous 21 matches in the competition.
Paris FC boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six France Ligue 2 matches against Valenciennes, since winning his very first such encounter with Valenciennes in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Valenciennes has been involved in 87 of Valenciennes’s 13 shots in the France Ligue 2 so far this season (13 shots, 92 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 96 efforts last time out against Valenciennes (12 shots, 53 chances created).
Paris FC has been involved in six goals in his 11 France Ligue 2 games against Valenciennes (37 goals, 63 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 12 vs Paris FC).