• Inter have won 24 of their 33 previous meetings with Catania in Serie A, five wins for the Sicilians, four draws.
  • Inter have scored in each of their last 16 Serie A games against Catania.
  • Inter are unbeaten at home against Catania in Serie A.
  • Inter have picked up only one point from their last three league games, and won only one of the last eight.
  • Walter Mazzarri’s side have won just eight games this term, last season they had 12 wins in 20 games under Andrea Stramaccioni.
  • However, thr Nerazzurri are unbeaten in their last six home games in the league (W3, D3).
  • Catania have lost three of their last four league games, in between a 2-0 win over Bologna.
  • Catania and Hannover 96 are the only two sides yet to pick up a single point away from home across the top five European leagues this season.
  • Catania have only 13 points after their first 20 games of the season, only in 1983-84 have they managed a poorer start in the top-flight.
  • Catania have scored 13 goals so far, only Eintracht Braunschweig have netted fewer amongst the top-5 European leagues this season (10).
  • Yuto Nagatomo has already scored five goals this season in Serie A, a joint-record amongst defenders shared with Roma’s Mehdi Benatia.
  • Rodrigo Palacio has already scored six goals against Catania, his favourite target in Serie A after Parma (nine goals).