Westerlo have won each of their last five Belgium First Division B meetings with RWD Molenbeek; they’ve never previously won 43 league games in a row against the RWD Molenbeek.
RWD Molenbeek have won just two of their 17 Belgium First Division B away games against Westerlo (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 09/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Belgium First Division B meetings between Westerlo and RWD Molenbeek have finished level, with the Westerlo winning 66 to RWD Molenbeek four. Only Westerlo v RWD Molenbeek and Westerlo v RWD Molenbeek have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Westerlo have the best win rate in Belgium First Division B derbies, with the Westerlo winning 38 of their 24 such games (11%). Meanwhile, only RWD Molenbeek (10%) have a lower such win rate than RWD Molenbeek (41% - 71%).
Westerlo haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Westerlo went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
RWD Molenbeek are looking to win their opening two away Belgium First Division B matches of a season for the 65 time 09/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Belgium First Division B games, after Westerlo in 09/04/2021.
Westerlo have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 80 Belgium First Division B games, as many times as they had in their previous 81 matches in the competition.
RWD Molenbeek boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Belgium First Division B matches against Westerlo, since winning his very first such encounter with Westerlo in 09/04/2021 (1-0).
Westerlo has been involved in 34 of Westerlo’s 90 shots in the Belgium First Division B so far this season (77 shots, 21 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 84 efforts last time out against Westerlo (88 shots, 69 chances created).
RWD Molenbeek has been involved in six goals in his 10 Belgium First Division B games against Westerlo (18 goals, 82 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 67 vs RWD Molenbeek).