Frosinone are set to clash with Fiorentina in Italy’s Serie A on September 28.
Revisiting a matchup from four years ago in Serie A, Frosinone had bested Fiorentina, often known as ACF Fiorentina, with a 0-1 victory. Coming into this game, Frosinone recently secured a draw against Salernitana in Serie A, marking their third consecutive game without a loss.
On the flip side, Fiorentina enters the game on a high note, having secured a 0-2 victory over Udinese in Serie A, which also lengthened their unbeaten run to three games.
While Frosinone settled for a draw against Salernitana in their last outing, Fiorentina triumphed over Udinese. Looking at their recent performances, out of their last 19 games, Frosinone claimed victory in 10, faced a single loss, and 8 games ended in a draw. Fiorentina, from their past 20 matches, emerged victorious in 10, suffered 6 defeats, and 4 ended even.
A Closer Look
In Frosinone’s recent six fixtures, they celebrated victories over Sassuolo (4-2) and Pisa (1-0), experienced a defeat at the hands of Napoli (1-3), and shared points with Salernitana, Udinese, and Cosenza.
Fiorentina, in their last six games, clinched wins against Udinese, Atalanta, and Rapid, faced a significant loss to Inter Milan and recorded draws against Genk and Lecce.
Frosinone’s coach, Eusebio Di Francesco, has a few squad concerns. Players Pol Lirola, Sergio Kalaj, Francesco Gelli, and Abdou Harroui will not be taking to the field due to various injuries.
Vincenzo Italiano, the man at the helm for Fiorentina, has some players sidelined with injuries. Yerry Mina, Nicolás González, Niccolò Pierozzi, Gaetano Castrovilli, and Dodô are ruled out.
Since November 2015, Frosinone and Fiorentina have faced off four times. The record stands even, with each side claiming a win and two matches ending in ties. Their latest showdown in Serie A was on April 7, 2019, which saw Frosinone narrowly winning 0-1. Across these battles, Frosinone netted 3 goals in total, while Fiorentina put 5 past the post.