On Tuesday, March 2, 2021, the Stadio Olimpico hosts Lazio vs Torino in Matchday 25 of the 2020/21 Serie A.
As it stands in the top flight of Italian football, the Biancocelesti sit in seventh with a record of 13-4D-7L (43 points) and the Granata sit in seventeenth with a record of 3W-11D-9L (20 points).
Below are the match statistics and facts – provided by Lega Serie A – for the game between Lazio and Torino.
Background & Insights
Lazio have won their last three Serie A TIM meetings against Torino and could win four in a row for the first time in the competition.
Torino have only won one of their last 16 Serie A TIM away matches against Lazio: 3-1 under Sinisa Mihajlovic in December 2017.
This will be the 10th Serie A TIM meeting between Immobile and Belotti, with Immobile scoring seven goals in the process (only three for Belotti).
Lazio have lost two of their last three league games (W1), as many as they had in the previous 12 (W8 D2).
Lazio have kept a clean sheet in their last two Serie A TIM home matches and could go for three in a row for the first time since October 2015 (four under Stefano Pioli).
Lazio’s Luis Alberto has created the most chances (45) among those players who are yet to deliver an assist in Serie A TIM this season.
Ciro Immobile (27 goals in 47 Serie A TIM matches for Torino) has scored seven goals against the Granata in the top-flight, including five in his last four meetings.
Davide Nicola is the third Torino manager to remain unbeaten in his first five Serie A TIM games with the club in the three points for a win era, after Walter Mazzarri and Franco Scoglio (both lost their sixth match).
After the game against Cagliari, Torino could win two Serie A TIM away matches in a row for the first time since November 2019.
Torino’s striker Andrea Belotti is the second-highest scorer in the history of Serie A TIM considering only games played between Monday and Friday: he has scored 30 such goals, only Francesco Totti has more (33).