(IN THE PHOTO: Giampaolo Pazzini in action for Milan at the Mappei stadium last January)
MILAN – Trivia between the two teams as well as forma head of the last match of the Italian top flight this season:
SASSUOLO-MILAN, THE PRECEDENT:The match played in Reggio Emilia earlier this season was the first between the two teams and ended with a 4-3 win for the home side. The two sides have never faced off at the San Siro stadium although a friendly between the two teams last summer ended 2-0 for Sassuolo with a double from Masucci. Petagna scored for Milan.EX-PLAYERS BETWEEN THE TWO TEAMSSassuolo: Francesco Acerbi (Milan for the first half of 2012/2013)Milan: NoneTRIVIA: Keisuke Honda made his debut in Italian football against Sassuolo at the Mappei stadium. Milan’s number 10 came on after 65’ for Robinho and hit the post on his debut with a left footed shot. Honda has scored twice for the club this season, the first in the Coppa Italia against Spezia and the team’s second goal against Genoa at the Marassi stadium.MILAN’S LAST FIVE HOME MATCHES IN SERIE A:2013/14. Milan-Inter 1-02013/14. Milan-Livorno 3-02013/14. Milan-Catania 1-02013/14. Milan-Chievo Verona 3-02013/14. Milan-Parma 2-4 SASSUOLO’S LAST FIEV AWAY MATCHES IN SERIE A:2013/14. Fiorentina-Sassuolo 3-42013/14. Chievo Verona-Sassuolo 0-12013/14. Atalanta-Sassuolo 0-22013/14. Udinese-Sassuolo 1-02013/14. Bologna-Sassuolo 0-0