Lecce have won each of their last five Italy Serie B meetings with Spal; they’ve never previously won 66 league games in a row against the Spal.
Spal have won just two of their 11 Italy Serie B away games against Lecce (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Italy Serie B meetings between Lecce and Spal have finished level, with the Lecce winning 46 to Spal four. Only Lecce v Spal and Lecce v Spal have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Lecce have the best win rate in Italy Serie B derbies, with the Lecce winning 52 of their 91 such games (50%). Meanwhile, only Spal (43%) have a lower such win rate than Spal (85% - 100%).
Lecce haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Lecce went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Spal are looking to win their opening two away Italy Serie B matches of a season for the 85 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Italy Serie B games, after Lecce in 10/04/2021.
Lecce have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 53 Italy Serie B games, as many times as they had in their previous 44 matches in the competition.
Spal boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Italy Serie B matches against Lecce, since winning his very first such encounter with Lecce in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Lecce has been involved in 13 of Lecce’s 60 shots in the Italy Serie B so far this season (71 shots, 77 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 70 efforts last time out against Lecce (25 shots, 55 chances created).
Spal has been involved in six goals in his 43 Italy Serie B games against Lecce (13 goals, 96 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 20 vs Spal).