AC Milan welcome Inter for yet another derby between the rivals in Serie A on Sunday at San Siro. AC Milan rank as number 2 in the table on 31 points after 11 matches. With 11 rounds behind them, Inter have amassed 24 points and sit 3 in the Serie A. Though only separated by a few points, AC Milan will have their work cut out for them this coming Sunday. Inter are favoured to maintain the lead they hold on AC Milan in the Serie A table.
AC Milan head into their next Serie A match, averaging a highly respectable 2.4 goals per game in their last 10 matches. They scored a moderate total of 24 goals, while also conceding 10 goals. That amounts to an average of 1 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring 3 times. Inter enter their next Serie A match, averaging a highly satisfactory 2.4 goals per game in their last 10 matches. They scored a presentable total of 24 goals, while also conceding 12 goals. That amounts to an average of 1.2 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring 2 times.
Facts and figures for AC Milan vs Inter in Serie A.
- AC Milan has won the last 7 matches in a row;
- AC Milan unbeaten the last 16 matches in a row;
- AC Milan has won the last 5 matches in a row at home;
- AC Milan unbeaten the last 7 matches in a row at home.
- Inter unbeaten the last 3 matches in a row;
- Inter scored in the last 60 of 62 matches;
- Inter scored the last 15 matches in a row when playing away;
- Inter conceded in the last 8 of 10 matches.
Current form — AC Milan v. Inter
AC Milan continue to collect points.
AC Milan will be out to extend their fine run of results lately. AC Milan look well suited to take on any opponent at the moment, as their last 3 matches saw them gain 7 points. They ran out 1-0 and 2-1 against Torino and Roma respectively. Their winning streak came to an end against FC Porto, who claimed a point in a 1-1 draw.
Inter continue to collect points
Inter look to build on their current momentum with another positive result. Inter have been in awesome shape going into this next encounter, as they won their last 3 matches on the bounce. Empoli got left behind in a 0-2 win, before Udinese got hammered in a 2-0 victory. FC Sheriff was the most recent victim in a 1-3 win for Inter.
According to the bookmakers, Inter are favourites to win. If one is in favour of the away win, the odds are currently at 2.15 on the visitors. This means the bookies predict, they are in with a 47% chance of beating AC Milan. Placing your bet on AC Milan, the best price at the time of writing lies at 3.00.
AC Milan v. Inter — fixture history
AC Milan got left empty-handed, when Inter handed them a 3-0 defeat in their last Serie A encounter. The former did win the reverse match though, as they secured 3 points to their name by claiming a 2-1 win. AC Milan enter the match against Inter with a 1-3-6 record in their previous 10 encounters in the Serie A. This amounts to a 10% winning ratio for AC Milan, with Inter victorious in 60% of the last 10 encounters. The past 10 matches between AC Milan and Inter have largely been entertaining matches. With more than two goals coming out 7 times in these encounters, it is only natural to look for goals this coming Sunday.
Current table in the Serie A
As the current Serie A standings shows us, the difference between the two teams is 7 points. Even though Inter cannot overtake AC Milan in the league standings right away, they will surely look to reduce or at least maintain the current gap. AC Milan, who are now number 2 with 31 points, will do their part to widen the distance to their upcoming opponents on Sunday.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been hitting the target on a regular basis in recent matches. AC Milan will no doubt look to him for more goals in their next match against Inter. The visitors are surely hoping Edin Dzeko adds another to his current total. With 7 goals in the last six matches, Edin Dzeko boasts a decent goal to games ratio.