Watford have won each of their last five England Championship meetings with Huddersfield; they’ve never previously won 28 league games in a row against the Huddersfield.
Huddersfield have won just two of their 18 England Championship away games against Watford (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England Championship meetings between Watford and Huddersfield have finished level, with the Watford winning 56 to Huddersfield four. Only Watford v Huddersfield and Watford v Huddersfield have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Watford have the best win rate in England Championship derbies, with the Watford winning 13 of their 65 such games (15%). Meanwhile, only Huddersfield (42%) have a lower such win rate than Huddersfield (54% - 52%).
Watford haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Watford went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Huddersfield are looking to win their opening two away England Championship matches of a season for the 42 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Championship games, after Watford in 16/01/2021.
Watford have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 68 England Championship games, as many times as they had in their previous 81 matches in the competition.
Huddersfield boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Championship matches against Watford, since winning his very first such encounter with Watford in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Watford has been involved in 39 of Watford’s 70 shots in the England Championship so far this season (18 shots, 87 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 39 efforts last time out against Watford (98 shots, 48 chances created).
Huddersfield has been involved in six goals in his 48 England Championship games against Watford (73 goals, 32 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 43 vs Huddersfield).