• This will be the first ever meeting between Napoli and Sassuolo.
  • Sassuolo have won eight of their 10 meetings against clubs from Campania in Serie B, losing only once (vs Salernitana in August 2008).
  • Napoli have a 100% record after the first four matchdays of this campaign - the last time they managed this was with Maradona in 1987/88.
  • Sassuolo are yet to pick up the first point in their Serie A history.
  • Sassuolo have already conceded 15 goals; only Casale in 1933/34 shipped more after four matchdays.
  • Only Rayo Vallecano (16) and Hamburg (17) have conceded more goals than Sassuolo amongst the top five European leagues this season.
  • Sassuolo have scored just one goal so far - Serie A's joint-worst attack alongside Catania.
  • Napoli have made only 36 fouls so far - fewer than any other Serie A side.
  • Only Mario Balotelli (23) has had shots than Gonzalo Higuain (13) so far in this competition.
  • El Pipita has found the net in six of his last seven appearances between Serie A and Liga.