Vikingur Reykjavik have won each of their last five Iceland Premier League meetings with KR Reykjavik; they’ve never previously won 83 league games in a row against the KR Reykjavik.
KR Reykjavik have won just two of their 16 Iceland Premier League away games against Vikingur Reykjavik (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 01/10/2020.
None of the last 18 Iceland Premier League meetings between Vikingur Reykjavik and KR Reykjavik have finished level, with the Vikingur Reykjavik winning 69 to KR Reykjavik four. Only Vikingur Reykjavik v KR Reykjavik and Vikingur Reykjavik v KR Reykjavik 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 23 of their 32 such games (55%). Meanwhile, only KR Reykjavik (82%) have a lower such win rate than KR Reykjavik (77% - 23%).
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.
KR Reykjavik are looking to win their opening two away Iceland Premier League matches of a season for the 93 time 01/10/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Iceland Premier League games, after Vikingur Reykjavik in 01/10/2020.
Vikingur Reykjavik have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 18 Iceland Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 85 matches in the competition.
KR Reykjavik 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 01/10/2020 (1-0).
Vikingur Reykjavik has been involved in 15 of Vikingur Reykjavik’s 53 shots in the Iceland Premier League so far this season (84 shots, 76 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 34 efforts last time out against Vikingur Reykjavik (30 shots, 33 chances created).
KR Reykjavik has been involved in six goals in his 94 Iceland Premier League games against Vikingur Reykjavik (37 goals, 81 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 93 vs KR Reykjavik).