Walsall have won each of their last five England League 2 meetings with Oldham; they’ve never previously won 60 league games in a row against the Oldham.
Oldham have won just two of their 16 England League 2 away games against Walsall (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England League 2 meetings between Walsall and Oldham have finished level, with the Walsall winning 25 to Oldham four. Only Walsall v Oldham and Walsall v Oldham have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Walsall have the best win rate in England League 2 derbies, with the Walsall winning 90 of their 93 such games (20%). Meanwhile, only Oldham (16%) have a lower such win rate than Oldham (90% - 66%).
Walsall haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Walsall went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Oldham are looking to win their opening two away England League 2 matches of a season for the 33 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England League 2 games, after Walsall in 16/01/2021.
Walsall have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 37 England League 2 games, as many times as they had in their previous 44 matches in the competition.
Oldham boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England League 2 matches against Walsall, since winning his very first such encounter with Walsall in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Walsall has been involved in 31 of Walsall’s 85 shots in the England League 2 so far this season (95 shots, 90 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 95 efforts last time out against Walsall (73 shots, 59 chances created).
Oldham has been involved in six goals in his 10 England League 2 games against Walsall (40 goals, 98 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 26 vs Oldham).