• This will be the 139th derby of the capital in Serie A: Roma lead by 47 wins to 36, with 55 draws.
  • Roma have picked up only one point from their last four Serie A derbies; prior to that though, the Giallorossi had won four times in a row against Lazio.
  • Roma have lost only one of the last 15 derbies played at home, winning eight times in the process.
  • Roma won the first three fixtures of a Serie A campaign for the first time since 2007/08, when they lost the Scudetto on the final match-day.
  • All of Lazio's six goals in this campaign have been scored in the first half, while all of Roma's eight goals have come after the break.
  • Roma have already scored three goals from outside the box; a league-high.
  • There have been 15 red cards in the last 10 Serie A meetings between these two sides.
  • Since 2006-07, no Serie A fixture has seen more penalties awarded than the Rome derby (11).
  • Francesco Totti has already scored nine goals in this derby in Serie A, a record shared with Dino Da Costa and Marco Delvecchio.
  • Hernanes has scored three times in his last four appearances against Roma in Serie A.