• Cagliari and Roma have met 69 times in Serie A. The Giallorossi have won 26 of these games, losing 18.
  • Cagliari have scored 84 goals against Roma so far. The Giallorossi are their favourite opponents in the top flight.
  • Roma’s last win away to Cagliari was in October 1995 (excluding the 3-0 awarded to the Giallorossi last season). Since then the Sardinians have won seven times, and drawn four.
  • Cagliari have won only one of their last five league games, and scored only three goals in this period.
  • The Sardinians have alternated between a win and a loss over their last six home games. They beat Verona in the last one at their ground.
  • Roma have now won five consecutive Serie A games for the first time since October.
  • Roma have kept 19 clean sheets so far this season; a joint-record across Europe’s top five leagues.
  • The Giallorossi have conceded just one goal in their last five away games.
  • Cagliari have conceded the most headed goals (12), Roma the fewest (just two, like Juventus).
  • Daniele Conti has already scored five goals in Serie A against Roma, his favourite opponent in this competition.
  • Only against Parma (19) has Francesco Totti scored more goals than against Cagliari (14) in Serie A.