Vorskla Poltava have won each of their last five Ukraine Cup meetings with FK Lviv; they’ve never previously won 75 league games in a row against the FK Lviv.
FK Lviv have won just two of their 20 Ukraine Cup away games against Vorskla Poltava (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 30/09/2020.
None of the last 18 Ukraine Cup meetings between Vorskla Poltava and FK Lviv have finished level, with the Vorskla Poltava winning 36 to FK Lviv four. Only Vorskla Poltava v FK Lviv and Vorskla Poltava v FK Lviv have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Vorskla Poltava have the best win rate in Ukraine Cup derbies, with the Vorskla Poltava winning 11 of their 42 such games (70%). Meanwhile, only FK Lviv (79%) have a lower such win rate than FK Lviv (85% - 90%).
Vorskla Poltava haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Vorskla Poltava went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
FK Lviv are looking to win their opening two away Ukraine Cup matches of a season for the 71 time 30/09/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Ukraine Cup games, after Vorskla Poltava in 30/09/2020.
Vorskla Poltava have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 10 Ukraine Cup games, as many times as they had in their previous 66 matches in the competition.
FK Lviv boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Ukraine Cup matches against Vorskla Poltava, since winning his very first such encounter with Vorskla Poltava in 30/09/2020 (1-0).
Vorskla Poltava has been involved in 99 of Vorskla Poltava’s 10 shots in the Ukraine Cup so far this season (44 shots, 16 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 27 efforts last time out against Vorskla Poltava (48 shots, 73 chances created).
FK Lviv has been involved in six goals in his 87 Ukraine Cup games against Vorskla Poltava (80 goals, 11 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 59 vs FK Lviv).