• Over the last six meetings between these two sides, the same result has not accrued twice in a row.
  • Their last meeting saw the Biancocelesti win 6-0 at the Olimpico – that was Bologna’s worst loss in Serie A since 1991, as well as Lazio’s biggest win since 1995.
  • On that occasion, Miroslav Klose scored five goals – prior to him, the last player to score five in a Serie A game was Roberto Pruzzo in February 1986.
  • Prior to their 0-0 draw in their last meeting at the Dall’Ara, these two sides had not shared the points in any of their previous 14 clashes at Bologna’s ground (seven wins apiece).
  • Bologna have won only once in their last eight Serie A fixtures, losing four times.
  • However, the Rossoblu have lost only one of their last five home league games (two wins, two draws), keeping three clean sheets in the process.
  • Lazio have not drawn any of their last five Serie A games (two wins, three defeats).
  • Bologna have won the joint-fewest games at home in this Serie A campaign (two), while Lazio are one of the three sides yet to win away from home this term.
  • Bologna have conceded the most goals in the opening 30 minutes of play, 15.
  • Rolando Bianchi played 15 Serie A games for Lazio in 2007-08, scoring four goals. He has bagged only one in 14 appearances so far this term for Bologna.