• Cagliari have won only one of their last 10 Serie A meetings against Fiorentina (2-1 in Sardinia back in March 20913), with the Viola winning five times in the process.
  • Fiorentina have won only three times in 33 trips to Sardinia - 15 wins for the hosts and 15 draws complete the record there.
  • Cagliari are winless in their last six home games in the league (three draws, followed by three defeats).
  • Cagliari are yet to keep their first clean sheet at home this season in Serie A - they've conceded 19 goals in 11 games so far at their ground.
  • Fiorentina are unbeaten in their last six Serie A games (4W, 2D) and have kept a clean sheet in five of those.
  • Alberto Gilardino's goal last Sunday ended Neto's 500-minute unbeaten run in this Serie A campaign.
  • In fact, the Viola haven't conceded a single goal over their last three away games in Serie A.
  • Fiorentina have scored more goals through midfielders than any other Serie A side this season (20).
  • Only Napoli (16) have scored more goals than the Viola (15) in the opening 30 minutes of their games in Serie A this term.
  • Alessandro Matri scored 36 goals in 125 league appearances for Cagliari, but has already bagged two braces against his former team since he left.
  • Cagliari's last three goals scored against Fiorentina were all netted by Mauricio Pinilla.