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The Serie A fixture at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on Sunday will see home side AC Milan do battle with Inter Milan.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the AC Milan v Inter Milan game - as well as up-to-date odds.
AC Milan go into this match after a 2-2 Europa League tied result against Red Star Belgrade.
In that match, AC Milan had 53% possession and 12 shots at goal with 5 on target. The scorer for AC Milan was Theo Hernández (61'). Crvena Zvezda had 18 shots at goal with 6 on target. Radovan Pankov (42' Own goal, 90') and Guélor Kanga (52') scored for Red Star Belgrade.
It has been a rare occasion in recent games where AC Milan have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. The reality is that i Rossoneri have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, leaking 10 goals in the process. We will see whether or not that trend can be continued on in this game.
Inter Milan will go into this encounter following a 3-1 Serie A win to defeat Lazio in their previous outing.
In that game, Inter Milan managed 35% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 7 of them on target. For Inter Milan, the scorers were Romelu Lukaku (22', 45') and Lautaro Martínez (64'). For their opponents, Lazio got 15 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. Sergej Milinković-Savić (61') scored for Lazio.
A succession of dependable showings by the Inter Milan defensive players has seen the number of goals they’ve conceded standing at 4 from their previous 6 fixtures in total. Over that same period, the number of goals that they have scored themselves is 12.
Their past results show that Inter Milan:
- remain undefeated by AC Milan when having played them away from home in the previous 4 league matches. A very good record, indeed.
- are undefeated in their previous 3 away league matches.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head to head clashes stretching back to 21/10/2018 shows us that AC Milan have won 1 of them & Inter Milan 5, with the tally of drawn games standing at 0.
An aggregate of 20 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 7 of them for i Rossoneri and 13 coming from Nerazzurri. That’s an average goals per game of 3.33.
Team News: AC Milan
Daniel Maldini (Unknown Injury), Brahim Díaz (Thigh Problems) and Ismaël Bennacer (Muscle Injury) will not be taking part for Milan boss Stefano Pioli.
Team News: Inter Milan
Thanks to a largely available squad, there is just a single fitness problem for the Inter Milan gaffer Antonio Conte to contend with. Arturo Vidal (Bruised Knee) misses out for this game.
When taking everything into account, AC Milan may well find it hard to be putting a goal past this Inter Milan side who we reckon should win and very possibly keep a clean sheet.
That’s why our selection here is for a very competitive game with a 0-1 advantage for Inter Milan at the end of this one.
Hoping for a good game.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (78,275)
Captain: Alessio Romagnoli
Chairman: Paolo Scaroni
Manager: Stefano Pioli
Competitions: Serie A position 2, Europa League (Round of 32), Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
⭐ Key Player: Franck Kessié
Normally played in the Centre Midfield position, Franck Kessié was born in Ouragahio, Ivory Coast. Having played his first senior match for Cesena in the 2015 - 2016 season, the skilful Midfielder has got 7 league goals in this Serie A 2020 - 2021 season to date in a total of 21 appearances.