• Bologna have won 14 of their 28 Serie A meetings against Livorno, leaving only seven wins to the Tuscans.
  • Livorno have won only once at Bologna so far in Serie A (2-1 in November 1942).
  • Bologna are unbeaten in their last three league games against Livorno (W2, D1), keeping three clean sheets in the process.
  • Bologna are winless in their last nine Serie A fixtures at home (D5, L4).
  • Overall, Bologna have won only one of their last 18 league games, losing the last three.
  • Bologna have collected only three points so far in this campaign, their worst total after eight match-days in Serie A.
  • Livorno have lost their last three league games, conceding eight goals after they had shipped only four in their previous five games.
  • Bologna are the only side yet to score in the opening and closing 15 minutes of play in Serie A.
  • Alessandro Diamanti will face his former team for the first time - he played for Livorno between 2007 and 2009, collecting 27 Serie A appearances and scoring four goals.