• This will be the first meeting between Sassuolo and Bologna in Serie A.
  • The Neroverdi will face another team from their own region, after having lost vs Parma (3-1) in the previous match-day.
  • Bologna are winless in this season, with their last Serie A victory coming against Parma in May 2013.
  • The Rossoblu have picked up only three points after seven match-days: their worst ever start in Serie A (since three points per win was introduced).
  • Sassuolo (21) and Bologna (20) have conceded the most goals in the current league.
  • Eusebio Di Francesco’s side haven’t led a Serie A game this season.
  • The Rossoblu have lost four points from leading situations on home soil: a joint-league-high along with Fiorentina and Torino.
  • Bologna have conceded five goals in the last 15 minutes of play: more than any other club in the current Serie A.
  • By scoring against Parma, 19-year old Domenico Berardi became the youngest player to net a goal in this season.
  • Jasmin Kurtic has created 10 chances from set plays: the most in Serie A this season.
  • Bologna have collected 25 yellow cards so far: more than any other team.