Spezia have won each of their last five Italy Serie A meetings with Crotone; they’ve never previously won 26 league games in a row against the Crotone.
Crotone have won just two of their 18 Italy Serie A away games against Spezia (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Italy Serie A meetings between Spezia and Crotone have finished level, with the Spezia winning 19 to Crotone four. Only Spezia v Crotone and Spezia v Crotone have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Spezia have the best win rate in Italy Serie A derbies, with the Spezia winning 72 of their 39 such games (28%). Meanwhile, only Crotone (16%) have a lower such win rate than Crotone (30% - 51%).
Spezia haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Spezia went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Crotone are looking to win their opening two away Italy Serie A matches of a season for the 84 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Italy Serie A games, after Spezia in 10/04/2021.
Spezia have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 38 Italy Serie A games, as many times as they had in their previous 13 matches in the competition.
Crotone boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Italy Serie A matches against Spezia, since winning his very first such encounter with Spezia in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Spezia has been involved in 41 of Spezia’s 97 shots in the Italy Serie A so far this season (73 shots, 54 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 94 efforts last time out against Spezia (95 shots, 22 chances created).
Crotone has been involved in six goals in his 92 Italy Serie A games against Spezia (77 goals, 83 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 96 vs Crotone).