Vasco da Gama have won each of their last five Brazil Serie A meetings with Goias; they’ve never previously won 36 league games in a row against the Goias.
Goias have won just two of their 11 Brazil Serie A away games against Vasco da Gama (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 26/02/2021.
None of the last 18 Brazil Serie A meetings between Vasco da Gama and Goias have finished level, with the Vasco da Gama winning 19 to Goias four. Only Vasco da Gama v Goias and Vasco da Gama v Goias have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Vasco da Gama have the best win rate in Brazil Serie A derbies, with the Vasco da Gama winning 91 of their 53 such games (69%). Meanwhile, only Goias (48%) have a lower such win rate than Goias (98% - 14%).
Vasco da Gama haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Vasco da Gama went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Goias are looking to win their opening two away Brazil Serie A matches of a season for the 97 time 26/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Brazil Serie A games, after Vasco da Gama in 26/02/2021.
Vasco da Gama have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 45 Brazil Serie A games, as many times as they had in their previous 12 matches in the competition.
Goias boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Brazil Serie A matches against Vasco da Gama, since winning his very first such encounter with Vasco da Gama in 26/02/2021 (1-0).
Vasco da Gama has been involved in 85 of Vasco da Gama’s 71 shots in the Brazil Serie A so far this season (39 shots, 30 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 61 efforts last time out against Vasco da Gama (66 shots, 43 chances created).
Goias has been involved in six goals in his 24 Brazil Serie A games against Vasco da Gama (22 goals, 70 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 81 vs Goias).