The 10th round of the Italian league will feature a classic confrontation between Napoli and Roma in the Sun Derby, hosted by the Sao Paulo Stadium, the stronghold of Napoli, at 9:30 pm on Sunday.
The Napoli team is in for a first-ever win over Roma in their stronghold of Sao Paulo since November 1, 2014, when they defeated the wolves of the capital with a 2-0 victory over current Milan striker Gonzalo Higuain and Jose Caligón.
The Italian team failed to win in the last 3 matches against Roma in the “Derby of the Sun”, where they drew in a match and lost two games.
Napoli are in second place on the table with 21 points, behind leaders Juventus 25 points ahead of the start of the tour, while Roma are in seventh place with 14 points.
Napoli meet Roma in the 10th round of the Italian football league on Sunday.
Here we put together many historical figures for a very strong and moving meeting through our channels.
Napoli scored in each of their last four matches against Roma in Serie A after failing to score in three previous meetings respectively.
Napoli have lost their last two games at home to Roma in the Italian league, having won 3 times in 4 previous hosts (T1).
Napoli have not lost in the last nine games they played at home in the Italian league (V8T1), but last loss at home was to Rome in March.
Rome harvested 14 points this season, its worst toll at this stage of the season since 2012 – 2013 when the sixth solution.
Roma maintained a clean sheet in 6 of their last eight away games in Serie A, receiving two goals in each of the remaining two visits.
Napoli scored 5 goals in the first 15 minutes played this season in the Italian league, more than any other team.
Roma scored 6 times more than any other team this season in the Italian league, while Napoli scored the highest number of open games (16).
Derris Mertens (71 goals now) needs only two goals to become the sixth-best scorer in Napoli’s history – scoring 3 goals in their last three games against Roma in the league.
The Roma striker has been convicted of four goals in five matches against Napoli in the league – no more scored against any other team.