• In the reverse fixture, Sassuolo earned their first point in their Serie A history on home soil.
  • Last Sunday, Lazio lost their first league game under Edy Reja, after three wins and three draws.
  • Lazio have conceded just one goal over their last four home fixtures.
  • Sassuolo have lost nine of their last 10 Serie A games, including three played since the appointment of Alberto Malesani.
  • Sassuolo have taken just two points from their last six games away from home, and have lost the last four.
  • Sergio Floccari moved from Lazio to Sassuolo in the winter transfer window, after spending three seasons with the Biancocelesti (69 appearances and 21 goals during his spell at Lazio).
  • Sassuolo have used 37 players so far in this campaign, more than any other side.
  • Sassuolo have the worst defence in the competition (51 goals conceded, at least nine more than any other side).
  • The Neroverdi have conceded in each of their last 11 games (23 in total).
  • Miroslav Klose and Domenico Berardi have won three penalties each – no players have won more in this competition.
  • Sassuolo have caught their opponents offside 89 times – more than any other side in Serie A.