• Catania have beaten Napoli only once over their last nine Serie A meetings (2-1 in October 2011).
  • However, Catania are unbeaten at home against Napoli in Serie A (W6, D6).
  • Napoli have scored only four goals over their 12 games played at Catania's ground so far - never more than one per game.
  • Catania have picked up only one point from their last five league fixtures, and won just once over the last 11 rounds of this competition.
  • Catania have won only four games so far this term – fewer than any other side in Serie A.
  • Catania lost to Juventus in their last home game, after having remained unbeaten for three home games (W1, D2).
  • Napoli lost to Fiorentina on Sunday, ending an unbeaten run of four wins and two draws.
  • Napoli have already scored 10 goals in the opening 15 minutes of play - no side has netted more in this period so far in this Serie A.
  • Catania have conceded the joint-most in the final 15 minutes of play (11, like Livorno).
  • Napoli have not repeated the same result for two games in a row over their last 12 away games - they won away at Torino in their last game.
  • Four of Napoli's last six goals have been assisted by Marek Hamsik.