• Parma's last win against Fiorentina in Serie A was back in November 2009: four draws and three losses have occurred in the following seven matches.
  • This will be the 39th meeting between Fiorentina and Parma in Serie A: the Viola lead by 14 wins to 11.
  • The Tuscans have scored in each of their last 10 matches vs Parma in Serie A.
  • Fiorentina have won seven of their last eight home encounters against the Emiliani, conceding no goals in their last three.
  • Fiorentina have recorded just one win, a draw and a loss in their last three league games, despite taking the lead in each of these fixtures.
  • The Viola have lost only one of their last 11 Serie A games played at the Franchi (0-1 vs Roma back in May).
  • Parma scored four goals in the mid-week game against Atalanta, as many as they had netted in their previous four games combined.
  • However, the Ducali have failed to score in five of their last eight league games on the road.
  • Giuseppe Rossi, the current joint-top scorer of this competition on five goals, scored his first ever Serie A brace against Fiorentina in April 2007 when he was playing for Parma.
  • Antonio Cassano has already scored eight goals in Serie A against Fiorentina, his favourite target in the top-flight.