• Lazio have beaten Napoli only once in their last five clashes in Serie A: two wins for the Partenopei and two draws complete the record.
  • Over their last seven league meetings, Lazio and Napoli have never repeated the same result twice in a row. The last match ended in a 1-1 draw (February 2013).
  • Lazio have won nine of their last 13 league meetings against Napoli at the Olimpico, failing to score just once in the process.
  • Napoli have scored more than one goal in none of their last six league matches against Lazio away from home.
  • Vladimir Petkovic’s side have won only one of their last eight Serie A fixtures (D5 L2).
  • Lazio have drawn their last two Serie A fixtures, both by 1-1.
  • Napoli have lost their last two league games without scoring any goals: it has happened for the first time since March 2009.
  • Away from home, Napoli have netted only two goals in their last three league games, after having scored eight goals in the previous three Serie A fixtures on the road.
  • The Partenopei have scored the most goals in the opening 15 minutes of play (8) and in the first half of games (16).
  • Napoli are Sergio Floccari’s favourite target in Serie A, as he has scored six goals in 11 league appearances against the Azzurri.
  • Gonzalo Higuaín has failed to score in his last four league appearances, his longest goal drought since October 2012.