Waasland-Beveren have won each of their last five Belgium First Division A meetings with Zulte-Waregem; they’ve never previously won 44 league games in a row against the Zulte-Waregem.
Zulte-Waregem have won just two of their 17 Belgium First Division A away games against Waasland-Beveren (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Belgium First Division A meetings between Waasland-Beveren and Zulte-Waregem have finished level, with the Waasland-Beveren winning 97 to Zulte-Waregem four. Only Waasland-Beveren v Zulte-Waregem and Waasland-Beveren v Zulte-Waregem have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Waasland-Beveren have the best win rate in Belgium First Division A derbies, with the Waasland-Beveren winning 52 of their 52 such games (42%). Meanwhile, only Zulte-Waregem (14%) have a lower such win rate than Zulte-Waregem (58% - 95%).
Waasland-Beveren haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Waasland-Beveren went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Zulte-Waregem are looking to win their opening two away Belgium First Division A matches of a season for the 28 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Belgium First Division A games, after Waasland-Beveren in 16/01/2021.
Waasland-Beveren have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 77 Belgium First Division A games, as many times as they had in their previous 72 matches in the competition.
Zulte-Waregem boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Belgium First Division A matches against Waasland-Beveren, since winning his very first such encounter with Waasland-Beveren in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Waasland-Beveren has been involved in 70 of Waasland-Beveren’s 50 shots in the Belgium First Division A so far this season (10 shots, 87 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 93 efforts last time out against Waasland-Beveren (24 shots, 45 chances created).
Zulte-Waregem has been involved in six goals in his 79 Belgium First Division A games against Waasland-Beveren (73 goals, 88 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 60 vs Zulte-Waregem).