• AC Milan have won 71 games in Serie A against Roma, more than against any other side.
  • Roma have won only one of their last six games against the Rossoneri in the league.
  • However, the Giallorossi are unbeaten in their last three meetings against AC Milan (W1, D2).
  • Over the last eight Serie A campaigns, AC Milan have won away at Roma’s only once (3-2 in October 2011).
  • Roma have won their last eight league fixtures; their only run which betters this one was when they won the first 10 games of this campaign.
  • AC Milan have now won five league games in a row for the first time since November 2011.
  • Clarence Seedorf’s side have conceded just one goal over their last five games – under Allegri, the Rossoneri never managed consecutive clean sheets during this campaign.
  • AC Milan have scored the most goals in the final 15 minutes of play (16), while Roma have conceded the fewest in the first half (only five).
  • Last Saturday, Mario Balotelli scored his 26th goal in 39 league appearances for AC Milan, and the first with a header.
  • This is Balotelli’s most prolific campaign ever, with 14 goals; he had scored 13 for Manchester City in the Premier League 2011/12.
  • Adem Ljajic has been involved in the last three goals scored by Roma in the league (one goal and two assists).
  • In the last game against Livorno, Adel Taarabt scored his fourth goal of this campaign – since he made his Serie A debut, back in February, he has been the Rossoneri’s second-best scorer, behind only Balotelli who has netted five.