Ascoli have won each of their last five Italy Serie B meetings with Pescara; they’ve never previously won 16 league games in a row against the Pescara.
Pescara have won just two of their 12 Italy Serie B away games against Ascoli (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 04/12/2020.
None of the last 18 Italy Serie B meetings between Ascoli and Pescara have finished level, with the Ascoli winning 59 to Pescara four. Only Ascoli v Pescara and Ascoli v Pescara have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Ascoli have the best win rate in Italy Serie B derbies, with the Ascoli winning 45 of their 35 such games (87%). Meanwhile, only Pescara (90%) have a lower such win rate than Pescara (32% - 97%).
Ascoli haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Ascoli went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Pescara are looking to win their opening two away Italy Serie B matches of a season for the 75 time 04/12/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Italy Serie B games, after Ascoli in 04/12/2020.
Ascoli have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 79 Italy Serie B games, as many times as they had in their previous 63 matches in the competition.
Pescara boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Italy Serie B matches against Ascoli, since winning his very first such encounter with Ascoli in 04/12/2020 (1-0).
Ascoli has been involved in 99 of Ascoli’s 27 shots in the Italy Serie B so far this season (47 shots, 40 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 74 efforts last time out against Ascoli (88 shots, 37 chances created).
Pescara has been involved in six goals in his 100 Italy Serie B games against Ascoli (38 goals, 75 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 94 vs Pescara).