Parma, 1 February 2022 – On Saturday 5 February at 14:00 CET, Parma are on the road to face Benevento as they return to action. Let’s take a closer look at our opponents’ season in numbers so far.

Benevento currently sit fourth in the league with 35 points after 20 games. They have achieved ten wins, drawn five times and also lost on five occasions. They have scored 33 times, conceding only 20.

Gianluca Lapadula is their leading goalscorer, with ten goals to his name; Andreas Tello is second in this regard, with five. When it comes to assists, Lapadula and Gaetano Letizia share the top spot for this ranking, both with four.  Artur Ionita is the player who has played the most minutes for Benevento in the league this season (1736).

In their last league match on 22 January, Benevento played in Alessandria (it finished 2-0 to the hosts) with the following line-up: Paleari; Letizia, Vogliacco, Barba (91′ Glik), Masciangelo; Ionita, Calò (76′ Petriccione), Acampora (58′ Brignola); Insigne (58′ Sau), Moncini (46′ Forte), Tello. Substitutes: Muraca, Manfredini, Gyamfi, Umile, Talia, Pastina. Coach: Caserta

The last time these two teams faced one another at the Vigorito was last season, where it finished 2-2. Parma lined up as follows: Sepe, Gagliolo, Pellè, Bani, Brugman, (46′ Kurtic), laurini, (46′ Busi), Hernani Jr (85′ Conti), Osorio, Gervinho (78′ Mihaila), Kucka (c) (78′ Cornelius), Man. Substitutes: Colombi, Grassi, Cyprien, Zagaritis, B. Alves, Dierckx, Camara. Coach: D’Aversa.