• Genoa and Napoli have met 82 times in Serie A: the Azzurri lead by 28 wins to 25.
  • Between them, Genoa and Napoli have scored 20 goals in their last four meetings in Serie A, including a 6-1 win for the Azzurri back in December 2011.
  • Napoli have won five of their last six matches against Genoa in Serie A, losing only one (January 2012).
  • Genoa and Napoli haven't drawn a game at the Ferraris since September 1994: there have been four wins for the Rossoblu and two for the Azzurri in this period.
  • Genoa have won only one of their last eight league games, and one of the last eight at home too.
  • The Grifoni have failed to score in six of these last eight Serie A fixtures.
  • Napoli have the same points as they had last season after five games.
  • However, the Partenopei have won their first two away games of the season for the first time since 1987/88.
  • Against Sassuolo in the mid-week round, Napoli recorded the highest possession in a Serie A game this season (71.8%).
  • Napoli have already scored four goals from outside the box this season - a league-high.
  • Marek Hamsik has already scored five goals against Genoa, but never more than one in a game - the Slovakian has failed to score in his last three league appearances.