Published on: 23 August 2022

The 2nd round of Serie A TIM 2022/2023 has come to an end. Here are some statistics and interesting facts about the matches played (Opta data):

Torino and Lazio have drawn four consecutive meetings for the second time in their Serie A history (the first one across April 1976 and December 1977).

Salernitana have drawn three Serie A away games in a row for the first time in Serie A.

Excluding penalty goals, Hakan Çalhanoglu has scored against Spezia his first Serie A goal from inside the box with Inter (out of eight scored).

Thanks to the goal scored against Lecce, Domenico Berardi has joined Giacomo Bonaventura as the second Italian player to have found a goal in all the last 10 Serie A seasons (from 2013/14 to 2022/23).

Napoli have scored their most goals in the opening two games of a Serie A season: nine, overtaking the 2020/2021 campaign (eight).

Against Empoli, Giacomo Bonaventura has started a Serie A match as Captain for the first time in his career.

Thomas Henry is the first Verona player able to score in both first two seasonal Serie A Veneti games since Giuseppe Galderisi in 1988/89.

AC Milan have only lost one of their last 22 games in Serie A (W15 D6); indeed, the Rossoneri are unbeaten in each of their last 18 league games.

José Mourinho has become the third Roma’s manager – in the tree points for a win era  - able to win the first two seasonal Serie A games in two campaigns in a row after Luciano Spalletti (2006/07 and 2007/08) and Rudi Garcia (2013/14 and 2014/15).

Juventus made 2 clean sheets in the first two league games of a Serie A campaign for the first time since 2014/15.

(Photo LaPresse)