• This will be the 30th meeting between Parma and Napoli in Serie A. The Partenopei lead by 12 wins to 11.
  • There have been no draws over the last eight league meetings between these two teams; five wins for Napoli and three for Parma.
  • Napoli’s last defeat away to Parma was in May 2001. The Partenopei have won their last three games at the Tardini.
  • Parma have lost their last three Serie A clashes. The last time the Emiliani lost four league games in a row dates back to October 2006.
  • Roberto Donadoni’s side are unbeaten in their last nine games at home (W3 D6).
  • Napoli have won their last two league games. The last time they won three in a row was in November.
  • Rafa Benitez’s side has collected 22 points in the second half of the season so far. They had taken 28 from the first 12 match-days of the first half.
  • Marco Parolo has scored seven goals in this campaign, the most prolific of his career; he scored his first goal in the top-flight against Napoli back in September 2010.
  • Napoli have won 11 of the 12 games that José Callejón has scored in, drawing the other.
  • Before winning the reverse fixture, Roberto Donadoni had always lost against Napoli as a manager in Serie A (four games).