• This will be the 88th meeting between Bologna and Atalanta in Serie A: the Felsinei lead by 35 wins to 26.
  • Lazio (31) are the only team that Atalanta have won more top-flight games against than Bologna.
  • Bologna had the better in the last two meetings at the Dall'Ara, although they've conceded goals in each of their last six games at home against Atalanta.
  • Atalanta's last win away to Bologna was back in September 2008 (1-0).
  • Bologna have won only one of their last seven league fixtures, scoring only two goals in the process (both penalties).
  • Atalanta are on a run of five consecutive wins: they have never won six games in a row in Serie A.
  • Bologna have the lowest shot conversion rate in Serie A, 8.2%
  • Rolando Bianchi, who played for Atalanta in Serie A from 2000 to 2003, has scored three goals against the Nerazzurri, the last one in the reverse fixture.
  • German Denis netted his first ever Serie A goal against Bolgna, when he was at Napoli in September 2008.