• Udinese and Sassuolo only met once in Serie A: the Bianconeri won 2-1 at the Mapei Stadium last October.
  • Udinese have conceded three goals in three of their last five Serie A meetings.
  • The Bianconeri are unbeaten in their last three home games (W2), after they had lost the previous three at the Friuli.
  • Sassuolo are unbeaten since Eusebio Di Francesco came back as manager (W1 D1) - prior to that, the Neroverdi had lost their previous seven league games.
  • Sharing the points with Bologna, Sassuolo interrupted a run of five consecutive losses on the road.
  • Udinese are the team with the fewest goals (six) in the first 30 minutes of play; on the other hand Sassuolo have conceded 18 goals in the first 30 mins, more than any other side.
  • Francesco Guidolin's side have scored only one headed goal so far: a league-low in Serie A this term.
  • Antonio Di Natale has found the net in his last four league games played at the Friuli.
  • Sassuolo have scored an average of 1.2 goals every 90 minutes with Domenico Berardi on pitch and only 0.5 goals per game without him.