• These two sides have met 111 times so far in Serie A, with Lazio leading 51 wins to 28.
  • Sampdoria have taken just one point from their last four meetings with Lazio in Serie A, scoring just one goal in the process.
  • Samp’s last win away to Lazio was in January 2005. Since then, the Biancocelesti have won six and drawn the other at the Olimpico.
  • Lazio won their last game against Parma. Only once this campaign have they managed to win two games in a row.
  • Sampdoria have picked up seven points from their last three games, conceding just one goal in the process.
  • Sinisa Mihajlovic’s side have alternated between a win and a loss over their last six away games. They won their last one away at Sassuolo.
  • 20 of Samp’s 40 total goals have been scored from set-piece situations (50%); the highest ratio in Serie A this season.
  • Six of Miroslav Klose’s seven goals in Serie A have come at home.
  • Maxi López has failed to score in his last five Serie A appearances. He scored his first ever goal in Italy right against Lazio, in February 2010.