Sassuolo have won each of their last five Italy Coppa Italia meetings with Spal; they’ve never previously won 63 league games in a row against the Spal.
Spal have won just two of their 18 Italy Coppa Italia away games against Sassuolo (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 14/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Italy Coppa Italia meetings between Sassuolo and Spal have finished level, with the Sassuolo winning 65 to Spal four. Only Sassuolo v Spal and Sassuolo v Spal have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Sassuolo have the best win rate in Italy Coppa Italia derbies, with the Sassuolo winning 76 of their 34 such games (76%). Meanwhile, only Spal (79%) have a lower such win rate than Spal (25% - 72%).
Sassuolo haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Sassuolo went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Spal are looking to win their opening two away Italy Coppa Italia matches of a season for the 18 time 14/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Italy Coppa Italia games, after Sassuolo in 14/01/2021.
Sassuolo have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 17 Italy Coppa Italia games, as many times as they had in their previous 59 matches in the competition.
Spal boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Italy Coppa Italia matches against Sassuolo, since winning his very first such encounter with Sassuolo in 14/01/2021 (1-0).
Sassuolo has been involved in 30 of Sassuolo’s 99 shots in the Italy Coppa Italia so far this season (87 shots, 100 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 42 efforts last time out against Sassuolo (43 shots, 56 chances created).
Spal has been involved in six goals in his 43 Italy Coppa Italia games against Sassuolo (89 goals, 92 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 57 vs Spal).