FIRST DATE – Juventus and Sassuolo meet for the first time in the Italian Cup. The two teams have faced each other on 17 occasions with the Bianconeri winning 12, drawing three and losing two. Juventus have scored three goals or more In nine of those matches.
CUP COUNT – From the 2006/07 season onwards, no team has participated more times in the quarter-finals in the Italian Cup than Juventus (14) or passed this round more often (nine).
SHOOTING BOOTS – Juventus were the team that attempted most shots (27) and hit most efforts on target (15) in this season’s Round of 16 of the Italian Cup. Furthermore, no team has suffered fewer shots than the Bianconeri’s four.
FIVE ALIVE – Paulo Dybala has scored five goals against Sassuolo in all competitions, including one of his four hat-tricks for Juventus, in September 2017; in particular in the last two matches against the Neroverdi he has scored a goal and provided a winning pass.
TOP TACTICS – Massimiliano Allegri has won eight of his 12 games against his former club Sassuolo, with one draw and three defeats completing the record.
Source juventus/Football Reporting