• This will be the first Serie A meeting between Cagliari and Sassuolo.
  • Last Monday against Roma, Cagliari kept their first clean sheet in this Serie A season.
  • The Rossoblu have obtained a win and a draw in their last two league fixtures, after they had lost each of the previous three.
  • Cagliari have drawn five league games so far, only Torino have had more in this Serie A season (six).
  • The Sardinians have lost only one of their last seven home league fixtures (W4 D2).
  • Sassuolo are unbeaten in their last three league games (W2 D1); their best unbeaten streak in Serie A.
  • Away from home, Sassuolo are unbeaten in their last three fixtures (W1 D2).
  • Sassuolo have conceded 28 goals so far - the worst defence in this Serie A season.
  • Cagliari have conceded seven headed goals, more than any other Serie A side this term.
  • Domenico Berardi has scored five goals in his last three Serie A appearances and netted seven league goals in total this season. He is the youngest player to have scored at least four goals across the top-5 European leagues this term.
  • Vlada Avramov made five saves last Monday against Roma, the joint-most for a Cagliari ‘keeper in a Serie A game this season.