On Wednesday, May 12, 2021, Lazio host Parma at the Stadio Olimpico in Matchday 36 of the 2020/21 Serie A.
As it stands in the top flight of Italian football, the Biancocelesti sit in sixth with a record of 20-4D-10L (64 points) and the Gialloblu sit in 19th with a record of 3W-11D-21 (20 points).
Below are the match statistics and facts – provided by Lega Serie A – for the game between Lazio and Parma.
Background & Insights
Lazio have won each of their last eight Serie A TIM games against Parma: only against Udinese have they enjoyed a longer winning streak against a single opponent in the competition (10 across 1998 and 2003).
Lazio have kept a clean sheet in five of their last six Serie A TIM matches against Parma, including in each of the last three: indeed, the Crociati’s last league goal against the Biancocelesti was back in March 2019.
Parma have won only one of their last 12 Serie A TIM away games against Lazio – 2-1 in September 2009 (D1 L10); they have lost each of the last seven.
Only Parma (17) and Benevento (16) have conceded more goals than Lazio (13) in their last five Serie A TIM games.
Lazio (94) and Parma (86) are two of the three teams that have received the most yellow cards in Serie A TIM this season, alongside Spezia (87).
Lazio are enjoying the longest home winning streak in their Serie A TIM history (11 in a row): the Biancocelesti have scored 17 goals in their last five games at the Olimpico, an average of 3.4 per match.
Lazio midfielder Luis Alberto has been involved in five goals (three goals and two assists) in his last four Serie A TIM games against Parma. Overall, only against Fiorentina and Bologna (seven each) has the Spaniard been involved in more goals than against the Ducali (five) in the competition.
Ciro Immobile, who has scored four goals in his last six Serie A TIM matches against Parma, has scored 19 league goals this season and could become the only player to score at least 20 goals in four different seasons with Lazio in Serie A TIM.
Parma have lost each of the last three away games in Serie A TIM and could suffer a longer such streak for their first time since February 2015 (eight).
Parma’s Andrea Cornelius (one goal in 1110 minutes) and Parma’s Gervinho (one goal in 1008 minutes) have the worst minutes per goal ratio among the strikers with at least 1000 minutes played in 2021 in Serie A TIM.