Bologna v Roma in 11 numbers


With just a few hours to go until Roma take on Bologna at the Stadio Dall’Ara, brings you 11 key numbers behind the match.

-1: The number of times Roma have failed to score in their first 16 competitive fixtures so far this season. The 1-0 defeat to Inter at San Siro on 31 October was the match in question.

-3: The number of goals Alessandro Florenzi has scored against Bologna in the four league matches he’s played against them. The Rossoblu are therefore Florenzi’s preferred Serie A victim.

-5: The number of goals Bologna have scored in their two matches under Donadoni, three against Atalanta at home and two away at Hellas Verona. Before Donadoni took charge, Bologna had managed six in ten matches.

-6: The number of matches won by Rudi Garcia’s men in their last seven league outings. The only defeat was the 1-0 loss to Inter, while the wins have come against Carpi, Palermo, Empoli, Fiorentina, Udinese and Lazio.

-8: The number of times Roma have taken the lead this Serie A season. The Giallorossi have gone on to secure the three points on all of these occasions.

-9: The number of different nationalities represented by Roma’s goal scorers so far this campaign, more than any other Serie A team.

-10: The number of away goals scored by the Giallorossi in the 2015-16 Serie A season. We have the second-best away scoring record, with Fiorentina one ahead on 11.

-12: The number of appearances made by Kostantinos Manolas and Radja Nainggolan so far this season. They are the only players in Garcia’s squad to have played in every Serie A match this term.

-23: The number of consecutive league matches in which Roma have found the net against Bologna.

-64%: The percentage of Bologna’s goals that have been supplied by midfielders – seven out of their total of 11 goals scored. It’s the highest percentage of any side in Serie A.

-134: The total number of Serie A matches between Bologna and Roma. As things stand, the Giallorossi have won 46, drawn 40 and lost 48.

Bologna v Roma in 11 numbers