Published on: 19 September 2022

The 7th 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):

After 582 minutes, Lecce are in a leading situation for the first time in SerieA this season, thanks to Assan Ceesay’s goal.

Salernitana have benefited from an own goal in a Serie A match for the first time since October 2021 against Empoli (own goal by Ismajli).

Empoli have won their second Serie A away games against Bologna, after the first one on 19 Decembrer 2015 (3-2).

This is the 150th appearance for Lukasz Skorupski with Bologna in all competitions: 146 in Serie A and four in Coppa Italia.

M'Bala Nzola's winner scoring was Spezia's 100th goal in Serie A.

Abdelhamid Sabiri has scored three of his four goals in Serie A from outside the box, a joint-high since his debut in the competition last February (level with Deulofeu, Molina and Samardzic).

Sassuolo have remained unbeaten in four of their last five Serie A away games (W2 D2), after having lost each of their previous three.

Torino have conceded five of their seven Serie A goals this season from 80th minute of play onwards.

Udinese have won 5 Serie A games in a row for the first time since December 2017, under Massimo Oddo.

Barella have scored his fastest goal in Serie A (5’): he has been directly involved in 4 goals in the last 4 Serie A apps (2 goals, 2 assists).

The seven Fiorentina’s Serie A goals this season have been scored by seven different players (Bonaventura, Jovic, Mandragora, Kouamé, Martínez Quarta, Ikoné and González).

Lorenzo Montipò has saved three of the last five Serie A penalties faced, after having conceded goal in each of the previous four.

Lazio won 4-0 away in Serie A for the first time since September 2014 (4-0 against Palermo).

This is Soualiho Meité's 100th appearance in Serie A.

Before Monza, Catanzaro was the only team to have achieved their first Serie A success against Juventus.

250th match for Mattia Perin in Serie A (20 with Juventus). Since his debut in the topflight (22 May 2011), only Andrea Consigli (399) and Samir Handanovic (412) have made more appearances among goalkeepers in the competition.

Two of the three players born in 2003 who have scored in this Serie A play for Atalanta (Giorgio Scalvini and Rasmus Højlund).

From 2015 Roma have lost four Serie A home games against Atalanta; against any other team they have suffered more internal knockouts in the period (four defeats also against Napoli).

Olivier Giroud has found the net in three successive league appearances for the first time since July 2020, for Chelsea in the Premier League.

Prior to Matteo Politano, the last Napoli’s player to have scored a Serie A penalty goal away from home against AC Milan was Maurizio Domizzi on January 13th, 2008.

(Photo LaPresse)