FIORENTINA will face AC Milan at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza in Milan tonight at 8:45 PM CET. Here are some facts and statistics ahead of the clash.
The Rossoneri are unbeaten at home to the Firenze-based club since the Viola’s return to the Serie A as ACF Fiorentina in 2004 with 3 wins and 2 draws.
Fiorentina have only won once against il Diavolo in the last 11 games in the league, a 3-1 win at home on 20 Nov 2005. 7 wins and 3 draws complete the record.
Alexandre Pato has scored a goal each in the last 4 games against the Gigli. However, he is unable to play today due to an injury.
The Viola’s top goalscorer in the league this season is former Milan player Alberto Gilardino with 9 goals.
The Rossoneri’s top marksman is Marco Borriello with 15 league goals.
6 of the 11 missing players in the Rossoneri’s last match against Palermo have returned to the squad.
In the reverse fixture this season at the Stadio Artemio Franchi, Alberto Gilardino opened the scoring but late goals from Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and Alexandre Pato gave AC Milan all three points.
Cesare Pirandelli’s men are winless in their last 5 games with 2 draws and 3 defeats. The 3 defeats coming from their last 3 games.
On the other hand, Leonardo have just won one in their last 5 games with 2 draws and 2 defeats completing the record. The 2 defeats coming from their last 2 games.
By BlancoRossonero, Rossoneri Blog