• This will be the first ever meeting between Sampdoria and Sassuolo in Serie A.
  • Prior to their 0-2 loss away to Hellas Verona, Sampdoria were unbeaten in their previous three league games.
  • The Blucerchiati claimed their first home win in this Serie A season against Atalanta, after three losses and one draw.
  • Sassuolo have kept just one clean sheet in Serie A, in their last away fixture (a 0-0 draw at Catania).
  • The Neroverdi are yet to win away from home in Serie A: three defeats, two draws and only two goals scored.
  • Three of Sampdoria’s last four goals have been scored from the penalty spot; the other was netted following a corner.
  • In fact, the Blucerchiati have scored the fewest goals from open play this season; just three.
  • Sassuolo boast the worst defence in this Serie A season (24 goals conceded).
  • Seven of Sassuolo’s eight goals have been scored by forwards – 88%, the highest percentage in Serie A this season.