PARMA vs. FIORENTINA, OUR OPPONENTS IN FOCUS

Parma, 2 July 2020 – Next up for the Crociati, Fiorentini in the Stadio Ennio Tardini on Sunday (5 July). Read up on all the details of our upcoming opponents.

THE VIOLA’S SEASON SO FAR

Fiorentina are currently on 31 points in Serie A (15 at home, 16 away) with a record of seven wins, ten draws and twelve defeats. Iachini’s men have scored 35 goals so far during this current campaign (15 at home, 20 away). At the other end of the pitch, the Viola have conceded 42 times (21 at home and the exact same amount away).

FIORENTINA’S STATS

The majority of Fiorentina’s goals (10, 28%) have come in the last 15 minutes of games. Similarly, the Viola also concede most of their goals (11, 27%) between the 75th and 90th minutes. Fiorentina have had a total of 298 attempts, with 162 of these being on target, from a total of 1360 attacks. Federico Chiesa and Dusan Vlahovic top Fiorentina’s goalscoring charts (both on six), followed by Eric Pulgar on four.

LAST TIME OUT

Fiorentina’s last match saw them lose 3-1 at home to Sassuolo. There line-up was as follows: Dragowski; Milenkovic, G. Pezzella, Ceccherini (65’ Igor); Lirola (51’), Ghezzal (75’ Benassi), Castrovilli (65’ Duncan), Pulgar, Dalbert; Chiesa, Ribery (65’ Sottil). Unused subs: Terracciano, Brancolini, Agudelo, Badelj, Dalle Mura, Terzic, Venuti. Coach: Iachini.

THE REVERSE FIXTURE

Earlier in the season, the two sides drew 1-1 in the Stadio Artemio Franchi. Parma lined up with this XI: Sepe, Iacoponi, Dermaku, Karamoh (74′  Sprocati), Hernani Jr, Scozzarella, Gervinho (cap.), Kucka, Darmian, Kulusevski (83’ Gagliolo), Pezzella (69’ Barillà). Bench: Colombi, Alastra, Cornelius, Brugman, Camara, Gagliolo. Coach: D’Aversa.