• This will be the first ever meeting between these two sides in Serie A.
  • They’ve already met eight times in Serie B, with sassuolo leading by four wins to three.
  • Sassuolo have always beaten Livorno at home in Serie B (three out of three), conceding only one goal.
  • Livorno are winless in their last four Serie A games.
  • The Tuscans have won only one of their last 20 Serie A fixtures, and lost six of the last seven.
  • Away from home, Livorno have picked up only two points from their last 11 Serie A fixtures.
  • Livorno have failed to score in five of their last seven away games of Serie A.
  • Livorno have attempted the fewest passes in the opposition half on MD1 of this Serie A (149).
  • Jasmin Kurtic was the player who had the most shots without scoring a single goal in the last Serie A campaign; also on MD1 of this campaign he had three shots without scoring (more than any other player in the game on Sunday).
  • Reto Ziegler misplaced only two of his 58 passes against Torino on MD1.