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Stuart Dalgleish 11th Apr 2013 - 12:14

Serie A Opta Facts: 13-15 April

Atalanta - Fiorentina

  • This will be the 100th meeting between these two sides in Serie A: the Viola lead by 41 wins to 26.
  • In their last five meetings, Atalanta and Fiorentina have never repeated the same result twice in a row.
  • Atalanta have won only twice in their last 12 games against Fiorentina in the league, although both wins have come in the last two meetings in Bergamo.
  • Against Atalanta, Luca Toni scored his first ever Serie A goal, in October 2000 when he was at Vicenza.
  • Atalanta have won three of their last five Serie A games, including last Sunday against Inter (coming from 3-1 down to winning 4-3).
  • However, Atalanta have won only one of their last seven league fixtures on home soil (4D 2L).
  • Last time out, Fiorentina drew their first game after nine Serie A fxtures where they had won five and lost four.
  • The Viola have scored in each of their last seven league games, but have also conceded two goals in each of the last three.
  • Fiorentina have lost five of their last six away games, winning the other one.
  • Last Sunday, Germán Denis netted his third Serie A hat-trick, taking his scoring tally for this season to 15 goals.
  • No sides have been awarded more penalties than Fiorentina so far in this campaign (nine, including two in the last game against AC Milan).

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Cagliari - Inter

 

  • Cagliari have conceded 110 goals in Serie A against Inter - more than against any other opponent so far.
  • Cagliari have beaten Inter only once in their last 25 meetings in the league.
  • Their last two league meetings both ended 2-2 - previously, Inter had recorded five wins in a row against the Sardinians.
  • Inter have scored in each of their last 23 league games against Cagliari (on average two goals per game).
  • Cagliari have lost only one of their last 12 Serie A fixtures (6W 5D).
  • The Sardinians are unbeaten in their last six home games (4W 2D), and won the last three.
  • However, they have conceded in each of their last nine games played at home.
  • Inter have lost three of their last four games in Serie A, and have won only four times in the last 15 match-days.
  • The Nerazzurri have won their last two away games, after they had picked up only a point from their previous seven games on the road.
  • In the reverse fixture, Marco Sau scored his first Serie A brace - he is currently the Sardinians' top-scorer on 11 goals.
  • Last Sunday, Tommaso Rocchi scored his 100th Serie A goal.

 

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Chievo - Catania

 

  • Chievo lead by five wins to three in Serie A against Catania, with three draws completing the record.
  • In their last eight meetings, both sides have always scored.
  • Catania have found the net in each of their 11 previous meetings against Chievo in the league, but never more than twice in a single game.
  • The head to head record between the two sides in Verona sees the hosts remain unbeaten, courtesy of three wins and two draws.
  • Sergio Pellissier has scored six goals against Catania, only against Lazio (seven) has he bagged more in the top-flight.
  • Chievo have lost six of their last nine league fixtures, with two wins and a draw.
  • Chievo have won only one of their last five home games, losing two and drawing two in the process.
  • Catania have won only one of their last five Serie A fixtures, and only one of their last five away from home too.
  • Chievo are the only side yet to concede a goal from penalty in this Serie A campaign.
  • Cyril Théréau has been directly involved in five of Chievo'ò last six home goals (three scored, two assisted).
  • Gonzalo Bergessio and Alejandro Gomez are both currently enjoying their 3rd respective Serie A seasons and they are both also having their most prolific campaigns so far, having netted eight and seven goals respectively.

 

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Genoa - Sampdoria

 

  • This will be the 74th derby between Genoa and Sampdoria - the Blucerchiati lead by 25 wins to 23, including a 3-1 win in the reverse fixture this season.
  • These two sides haven't drawn any of their last eight meetings, with Genoa winning five and Sampdoria three.
  • Genoa have won the last three Serie A derbies when playing as the host side, and have not conceded more than one goal in any of the last nine clashes with their local rivals.
  • In the reverse fixture, Mauro Icardi scored his first ever Serie A goal.
  • Genoa have collected only one point from their last five league games, conceding a total of 12 goals in the process.
  • Genoa have a record of three wins, two draws and one loss over the course of their last six home games.
  • The Grifoni have conceded exaclty two goals in four of their last five home fixtures.
  • Sampdoria have picked up only a point in total from their last four Serie A games, conceding eight goals in the process.
  • Samp have won just one of their last 13 league games on the road (five draws, seven defeats).
  • Away from home, the Blucerchiati have scored only one goal in their last five league games - losing two and drawing three 0-0..
  • Ciro Immobile scored a goal in the reverse fixture, but has failed to find the net in his last 10 Serie A appearances.

 

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Lazio - Juventus

 

  • Juventus are unbeaten against Lazio in the league since December 2003 - since then, there have been 11 wins for the Old Lady and five draws (incl. the 0-0 in the reverse fixture this season).
  • Lazio have netted only four goals in their last nine meetings against the Bianconeri.
  • Juve have won their last three games at Lazio's ground without conceding a single goal.
  • Lazio are one of only two current sides in Serie A (alongside Atalanta) against whom Sebastian Giovinco is yet to score a goal.
  • Mirko Vucinic has already scored seven goals in Serie A against Lazio - his favourite opponent after Udinese (10 goals).
  • Lazio have won just two of their last 11 Serie A fixtures (three draws, six losses).
  • Lazio have won only two of their last five home games, losing two.
  • Juventus have recorded five wins and a draw in the last six Serie A match-days.
  • Antonio Conte's side have lost only one of their last eight away games in the league, winning five in the process.
  • Juventus have never conceded more than a single goal in any of their last 28 games on the road in this Serie A, since a 3-3 draw at the San Paolo against Napoli in November 2011.

 

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AC Milan - Napoli

 

  • Five of the last eight meetings between these two sides have ended in a draw, including the last two.
  • AC Milan are unbeaten in their last 18 home games against Napoli (10W 8D).
  • Napoli have scored only one goal in total in their last four visits to AC Milan in the league.
  • Giampaolo Pazzini has scored only one goal in his 10 league appearances against Napoli in Serie A.
  • Edinson Cavani has bagged four goals in Serie A against AC Milan, including one of his six hat-tricks (in September 2011).
  • AC Milan are still unbeaten in Serie A in 2013 (9W 4D).
  • At home, Massimiliano Allegri's side are on a run of eight consecutive wins during which they have conceded only five goals.
  • Napoli have won their last three league games - the Partenopei have yet to win four games in a row in the league this season.
  • Before beating Torino in their last away game, Napoli had lost three times in a row on the road.
  • AC Milan have seen nine opposition players sent off this season, the joint-most in Serie A (level with Juventus).
  • Last Sunday, Riccardo Montolivo scored his fourth goal this season - he has never scored five in a single Serie A season.

 

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Palermo - Bologna

 

  • Palermo and Bologna haven't drawn any of their last eight league meetings with the Rosanero winning five.
  • Bologna have scored in each of their last 10 meetings against Palermo.
  • Bologna have managed to beat Palermo only once in their 22 meetings at the Barbera, back in November 1934 - since then the hosts have won 14 times, including the last five against the Felsinei.
  • Bologna have never scored more than a single goal at Palermo's ground in Serie A.
  • Alberto Gilardino has already scored eight goals against Palermo, including a brace - though he has only found the net once in his last eight Serie A appearances.
  • Palermo have won back-to-back games against Roma and Sampdoria - the last time the Sicilians won three games in a row in the league was in November 2010.
  • The Rosanero scored five goals in those two games, as many as they had netted in their previous eight league fixtures.
  • At the Barbera, Palermo have won only one of their last eight league games, losing four.
  • Bologna are winless in their last three league fixtures, and have kept a clean sheet in three of their last five games.
  • Bologna have drawn only one of their last 17 away games in Serie A, losing 11 times in the process.
  • Palermo have scored five goals in their last two games, as many had they had netted in their previous eight Serie A match-days.

 

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Parma - Udinese

 

  • Parma lead by 16 wins to 12 in Serie A against Udinese, with nine draws.
  • Udinese have won only one of their last eight league games against Parma in the top-flight.
  • Udinese have scored only one goal in total in their last four trips to Parma in Serie A.
  • Eight of Amauri's 10 goals in this campaign have been scored on home soil.
  • Last Sunday against Chievo, Antonio Di Natale scored goals no. 169 and 170 in his 351 Serie A appearances, with those strikes coming in his 22nd top-flight brace.
  • Parma have lost only one of their last four league games, and have kept clean sheets in the last two.
  • The Ducali have now won back-to-back games at home after picking up only two points from their previous four fixtures at the Tardini.
  • Udinese scored three goals in their last game against Chievo, as many as they had netted in their previous six Serie A matches.
  • Francesco Guidolin's side have never repeated the same result in consecutive games over the course of the last 12 match-days.

 

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Pescara - Siena

 

  • The only previous meeting between these two sides was the reverse fixture this season, won 1-0 by the Tuscans.
  • Pescara have taken only one point from their last 12 Serie A fixtures, failing to score in eight of those games.
  • Pescara have lost their last five games at home, conceding on average two goals per game.
  • Siena are unbeaten in the last four Serie A match-days, but have drawn the last three.
  • Siena have only won one of their last 13 away games, losing eight in the process.
  • Siena's last nine league goals have been scored by either Emeghara (five) or Rosina (four).
  • Pescara have the worst attack (just 22 goals scored) and the worst defence (63 conceded) in Serie A this season.
  • Mattia Perin has made the most saves in Serie A this season (110).
  • Only Juventus (14) have kept more clean sheets than Siena (12) this season.

 

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Torino - Roma

 

  • Roma have won their last four league games against Torino, and 10 of the last 12.
  • In seven of their last 12 meetings against Roma, Torino have failed to score.
  • Roma are unbeaten in their last 11 games at Torino's ground in Serie A.
  • The Giallorossi have won four of their last five visits to Torino and have conceded only one goal in these games.
  • Torino have won only one of their last six league games, conceding an average of 2.5 goals per game.
  • At home, the Granata have won four of their last seven games but lost last time out against Napoli 5-3.
  • The last time before that where they had conceded five goals at home in Serie A came in May 1993 (Torino v Cagliari 0-5).
  • Roma have won just one of their last four Serie A games (2D 1L).
  • Roma have only won one of their last eight away games, losing five - however, the Giallorossi did score in each of those games..
  • Francesco Totti has played nine games in Serie A against Torino, scoring three goals.
  • Converting a penalty against Lazio last time out, Totti took his scoring tally to 12 goals this season, but only two of them have come away from home.
  • Roma are one of just three current teams in Serie A against whom Rolando Bianchi has never scored in his career.

 

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