• Fiorentina have won 50 times against Napoli in Serie A (in 127 meetings), more than against any other side in the top-flight.
  • However, Napoli are unbeaten in their last seven Serie A games against Fiorentina (W3 D4).
  • Napoli are unbeaten in their last six Serie A matchdays (W4 D2), but have scored exactly one goal in each of the last four.
  • Rafa Benitez's side have lost only once this season at the San Paolo in the league, winning nine times.
  • Fiorentina won against Chievo last Sunday, after four league fixtures without a win (D1 L3).
  • The Viola have conceded goals in five consecutive Serie A fixtures for the first time since December 2012.
  • Fiorentina have picked up only one point in their last three league outings away from home, failing to score in two of these matches.
  • Napoli have conceded the joint-fewest headed goals in this Serie A campaign (two).
  • Alessandro Matri has scored five goals in 12 Serie A appearances against Napoli, his joint-best tally in the Italian top-flight.
  • Gonzalo Higuaín has scored four goals in his last five league appearances.