• Over the last seven times Verona and Lazio have met in the top-flight, the home side have always had the better.
  • 21 goals were scored in total over their last three meetings in Serie A - on average seven per game.
  • Lazio have won only twice at the Bentegodi against Verona in Serie A - last in October 1991.
  • Verona have won only one of their last five Serie A games, after they had won five out of the previous six.
  • At home, Mandorlini's side have won seven games out of eight in this campaign - only Juventus have done better keeping their 100% home record.
  • Lazio got back to winning ways against Livorno last Sunday, ending a six-game winless run in Serie A.
  • Only three sides are yet to win a game away from home in this Serie A, one of these is right Lazio (the others are Catania and Cagliari).
  • Petkovic's side have 10 points fewer than last season after 16 match-days.
  • Verona have conceded six goals from open play from outside the box - more than any other side in this competition.
  • Jorginho Frello has converted each of the five penalties taken so far this term - a joint-record he currently shares with Giuseppe Rossi.
  • Miroslav Klose hadn't scored for three league appearances before netting a brace against Livorno last Sunday - that was his 5th brace since his Serie A debut in September 2011.
  • Hernanes has scored only two goals so far in this campaign (the last back on September the 25th) - last season at this stage he had already bagged six goals.