Fiorentina and Sassuolo face at Stadio Artemio Franchi, in a match for the 29 th round of the Serie A TIM. Fiorentina won away by (1‑2) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 30‑10‑2019. The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the home team, who in the last 4 matches won 3 and lost 1. However, in the last match at this stadium, for Serie A TIM, on 29‑04‑2019, Sassuolo won by (0‑1). D. Berardi (37 ') scored the only goal of the match.
After 7 wins, 9 draws and 10 losses, the home team is in 13th position, having won 30 points. In the last match, they have tied in an away match against Udinese by (0‑0), after in the previous match they have tied (1‑1) at home, against Milan. For the league, Fiorentina won 10 points out of 30 possible points, after 2 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses in the last 10 home matches. In their home league matches, the most frequent scorer at halftime was 0‑0 (6 out of 13 matches). His attack has scored regularly, since he managed to finish in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 8 of the last 13 matches have ended with Under 2,5 goals. In 26 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 12 times and only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard.
Fiorentina comes unmotivated for this match after a defeat, by 2-1, in the visit to the Lazio field, adding the fourth consecutive match without winning in this competition: Ribéry scored the only goal of the team. The home team usually plays in a traditional 3-5-2, favoring quick transitions and attacks through the wings. In this drawing, the two most advanced men will be Cutrone and Ribéry. In the midfield it is possible that Dalbert, Badelj, Ghezzal, Castrovilli and Lirola play. Coach Giuseppe Carillo will be without Martin Caceres and Dusan Vlahovic for being injured.
US Sassuolo Calcio
The visiting team is currently in 11th place, with 32 points won,
after 9 wins, 5 draws and 11 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost
at home to Parma by (0‑1). In the last match, they won at home against
Brescia by (3‑0). In the league, Sassuolo won 13 points out of 30
possible points, after 3 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses in the last 10 home
matches. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 7 of the last 10
games, reason why it has not presented great defensive solidity, but its
attack has scored regularly, since it managed to concretize in 7 of the
last 10 games in this competition. In 25 matches in this competition,
he suffered the first goal 13 times and only managed 2 turns on the
scoreboard. In the last 12 away matches for this competition, there is 1
period that stands out: they suffered 6 of their 17 goals between
minutes (16' ‑ 30 ').
Sassuolo enters this match after a draw, in 3x3, receiving Verona, adding in this way the third consecutive game without winning in this competition: the goals of the team were scored by Jeremie Boga and Rogério. The visiting club usually acts in a tactical system in 4-3-3, favoring a more offensive style of play, attacking through the side corridors. When he invests in the offensive process, he usually does it through the right corridor, in order to take advantage of the depth offered by the winger Berardi. The visiting coach will not be able to count on Romagna and Toljan for being injured.
ACF Fiorentina haven't won in their last 4 games.
ACF Fiorentina's home record this season: 3-6-5.
German Pezzella has more yellow cards (9) than any other player at ACF Fiorentina. Pedro Obiang has collected 9 for US Sassuolo Calcio.
A year ago, ACF Fiorentina were number 10 in the table with 37 points. Now they are number 14 with 31 points.
ACF Fiorentina have played 4 home matches in a row without winning.
ACF Fiorentina wins 1st half in 35% of their matches, US Sassuolo Calcio in 41% of their matches.
ACF Fiorentina wins 35% of halftimes, US Sassuolo Calcio wins 41%.
Both teams haven't won their last match in Serie A.
ACF Fiorentina's performance of the last 5 matches is better than US Sassuolo Calcio's.
In Serie A, ACF Fiorentina has better performance than US Sassuolo Calcio.
In the last 5 meetings ACF Fiorentina won 2, US Sassuolo Calcio won 2, 1 draws.
The winner of their last meeting was ACF Fiorentina.
On their last meeting ACF Fiorentina won by 1 goals.
ACF Fiorentina scores 1.6 goals in a match against US Sassuolo Calcio and US Sassuolo Calcio scores 1.2 goals against ACF Fiorentina (on average).
ACF Fiorentina scores 1.59 goals when playing at home and US Sassuolo Calcio scores 1.27 goals when playing away (on average).
Average number of goals in meetings between ACF Fiorentina and US Sassuolo Calcio is 2.8.
When ACF Fiorentina leads 1-0 at home, they win in 77% of their matches.
When US Sassuolo Calcio leads 0-1 away, they win in 75% of their matches.
When ACF Fiorentina is down 0-1 home, they win 27% of their matches.
When US Sassuolo Calcio is down 1-0 away, they win 11% of their matches.
Average number of goals in the first half in meetings between ACF Fiorentina and US Sassuolo Calcio is 1.
During the last 6 meetings with ACF Fiorentina playing at home, ACF Fiorentina have won 3 times, there have been 1 draws while US Sassuolo Calcio have won 2 times. The goal difference is 11-7 in favour of ACF Fiorentina.
Last season's matches: 0-1 (ACF Fiorentina at home) and 3-3 (US Sassuolo Calcio at home).
ACF Fiorentina haven't scored in 3 of their 14 home matches in Serie A this season.
US Sassuolo Calcio haven't scored in 4 of their 14 away matches in Serie A this season.
During the last 13 meetings, ACF Fiorentina have won 6 times, there have been 4 draws while US Sassuolo Calcio have won 3 times. The goal difference is 23-16 in favour of ACF Fiorentina.
Did you know that ACF Fiorentina scores 26% of their goals between the minutes 76-90?
Did you know that US Sassuolo Calcio scores 27% of their goals between the minutes 61-75?
Will not play
Federico Di Francesco(injured)