• AC Milan and Genoa have met 90 times in the top-flight; the Rossoneri lead by 44 wins to 15.
  • AC Milan are unbeaten in their last six games against Genoa in Serie A (W5 D1).
  • Over these last six meetings, Genoa have managed to score only one goal against AC Milan.
  • Their last three meetings at the San Siro have ended 1-0 for the hosts.
  • Genoa have failed to score in 11 of their last 14 Serie A games at AC Milan’s ground.
  • AC Milan are winless in their last four league fixtures (D2 L2), the last time they failed to win five in a row was in September 2007 (D4 L1).
  • This is AC Milan’s worst start to a Serie A campaign since 1981/82; they were relegated to Serie B that season.
  • Genoa have won their last three league games, without conceding a single goal; this is their best run since the first three games of the 2009/10 campaign.
  • AC Milan are the only side that have already conceded three goals from direct free-kick this term in Serie A.
  • Mario Balotelli has scored three goals in five meetings against Genoa, including one for AC Milan in their last meeting back in March.
  • Last season after seven appearances Balotelli had scored five goals, this season he is still stuck on three.
  • Kakà has played four games against Genoa, scoring two goals (a brace in August 2007). The next will be his 200th appearance in Serie A.