• Bologna and Verona have met 34 times in Serie A, but their last meeting was in February 2002; the Felsinei lead by 10 wins to eight, with 16 draws.
  • Verona have won only one of their last eight games against Bologna (D2, L5).
  • Verona have failed to score in four of their last six games against Bologna.
  • Bologna are unbeaten at the Dall'Ara against Verona in Serie A since March 1987; since then they have managed five home wins and two draws in seven meetings.
  • Bologna are yet to win their first game of this campaign (3D, 3L) and are yet to keep their first clean sheet.
  • Bologna are winless in their last eight league fixtures at home (5D, 3L).
  • Verona have never repeated the same result for two games in a row so far in this campaign; last Sunday they beat Livorno 2-1.
  • Verona's last away win in Serie A dates back to October 2001 (2-0 vs Fiorentina); since then, they've collected four draws and 13 losses on the road.
  • Bologna have conceded the most goals in the first half so far in Serie A (nine).
  • Luca Toni has scored five goals in Serie A against Bologna; his last 11 goals in the top-flight have come at home.