Vikingur Reykjavik have won each of their last five Iceland Premier League meetings with KA Akureyri; they’ve never previously won 30 league games in a row against the KA Akureyri.
KA Akureyri have won just two of their 15 Iceland Premier League away games against Vikingur Reykjavik (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 04/10/2020.
None of the last 18 Iceland Premier League meetings between Vikingur Reykjavik and KA Akureyri have finished level, with the Vikingur Reykjavik winning 13 to KA Akureyri four. Only Vikingur Reykjavik v KA Akureyri and Vikingur Reykjavik v KA Akureyri have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Vikingur Reykjavik have the best win rate in Iceland Premier League derbies, with the Vikingur Reykjavik winning 63 of their 30 such games (93%). Meanwhile, only KA Akureyri (75%) have a lower such win rate than KA Akureyri (28% - 94%).
Vikingur Reykjavik haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Vikingur Reykjavik went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
KA Akureyri are looking to win their opening two away Iceland Premier League matches of a season for the 71 time 04/10/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Iceland Premier League games, after Vikingur Reykjavik in 04/10/2020.
Vikingur Reykjavik have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 11 Iceland Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 95 matches in the competition.
KA Akureyri boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Iceland Premier League matches against Vikingur Reykjavik, since winning his very first such encounter with Vikingur Reykjavik in 04/10/2020 (1-0).
Vikingur Reykjavik has been involved in 11 of Vikingur Reykjavik’s 20 shots in the Iceland Premier League so far this season (95 shots, 85 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 88 efforts last time out against Vikingur Reykjavik (37 shots, 75 chances created).
KA Akureyri has been involved in six goals in his 46 Iceland Premier League games against Vikingur Reykjavik (71 goals, 37 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 99 vs KA Akureyri).