Juventus vs Inter Milan Football Prediction and Betting Tips
Introduction: The Serie A has one of the most awaited clashes lined up on the weekend for the fans. On Sunday, Inter Milan are scheduled to face the challenge of Juventus in their own backyard with a hope of getting that 3 important points.
Even though the head-to-head has favored the visiting side, the betting platforms are siding with Inter Milan to secure a win in San Siro. Overall, the fans are expecting a spectacle to unfold on Sunday in Italy.
Recent Form: The Juventus team has pumped 14 goals in the last 5 Serie A games conceding 6 goals along the way. They have won 4 out of the last 5 games. Inter Milan on the other hand has scored 13 goals in the last 5 Serie A games conceding 8 goals along the way. They have won 3 out of the last 5 games.
Juventus vs Inter Milan Football Prediction and Betting: Players to watch out for
The Inter Milan’s forward is solid with the presence of Romelu Lukaku and Lautaro Martinez. Lautaro Martinez has been sharp and at his peak with 15 goals and 4 assists in 25 games with 65.7% pass accuracy. He is exceptional in the air and has 3.3 shots on target, 1.2 key passes and 0.7 dribbles per game so far.
Romelu Lukaku has been one of the key figures for the team in this season who has enjoyed a rating of 7.43 in this edition. He currently has 23 goals in 28 games with a passing success of 76.3%. He has also been exceptional in creating chances with 1.2 key passes and 2.8 shots on target per match until recently.
The attack of the Juventus looks strong with Cristiano Ronaldo and Morata leading from the front. One of the world’s best striker has 23 goals and 3 assists in 25 games with a pass accuracy of 84.6% and can single handedly win games for the side.
Alvaro Morata is a great addition in terms of player’s skill in aerial duels and finishing. He has scored 11 goals and currently has 2 shots on target and 1.3 key passes in every game for Juventus along with 6 assists.
The strikers will have to be supported by attacking midfielders like Chiesa and Melo who will have to create lots of chances for their forwards.
Juventus are ahead on attack
For Milan, Nicolo Barellan and Ivan Perisic will be leading the midfield. They will be assisted by the likes of Ashley Yong and Marcelo Brozovic.
Milan looks stronger in midfield. However, for Juventus Aaron Ramsay and Rodrigo Bentura have been excellent so far. They will have the service of Adrien Raboit in the midfield.
Milan is ahead in the midfield.
The Inter Milan’s defense has the likes of Stefan de Vrij, Danilo D’Ambrosio and Bastoni who can withstand even the most brutal attack.
Stefan de Vrij’s strength is passing and has 93.2% accuracy along with 1.7 aerial duels won per game. Along with this he has 1.9 interceptions and most importantly 2.8 clears that will rattle opponent’s momentum.
Alessandro Bastoni is sharp and counter attacks well along with a pass accuracy of 89.6% and an overall rating of 6.66 so far.
Danilo D’Ambrosio is an integral part of this defense whose strength includes passing and holding on to the ball. The Italian defender has 90.7% pass accuracy in addition to 1.3 tackles and 0.9 dribbles in every game.
The defense of Juventus looked improved with a solid performance against Sassuolo. Leonardo Bonucci is the leader of the defense who is on to his business of regular tackles and counter attacks. He is a quality defender having 90.7% pass completion, 1.1 aerial duels won, 3.1 clears and 1.8 interceptions every game.
Giorgio Chiellini is set to return and is someone who thrives under pressure for the team. The veteran player still has 91.5% pass success and is exceptional in the air. He clears very quickly with an average of 2.1 per game along with intercepting the attack at the rate of 1.1 per game.
Danilo has also done a wonderful job for the team with regards to aerial duels as well as providing crosses but he sometimes loses the intensity.
Milan is ahead.
Juventus vs Inter Milan Football Prediction and Betting: Predicted XI
The predicted XI for this esteem clash, according to Rotowire is:
Inter Milan XI: Handanovic, Stefan de Vrij, Skriniar, Bastoni, Hakimi, Ashley Young, Arturo Vidal, Brozovic, Gagliardini, Romelu Lukaku and Martinez.
Juventus XI: Szczesny, Bonucci, Danilo, Frabotta, Demiral, Bentancur, Rabiot, Aaron Ramsey, Chiesa, Cristiano Ronaldo and Alvaro Morata.
Juventus vs Inter Milan Football Prediction and Betting: Recent form
The hosts started their Serie A with a bang after victories against Florentina and Benevento. They tasted their first defeat against their arch-rival AC Milan with a 2-1 margin.
But from then on, they were on an unbeaten streak for two and half months where they secured 9 wins in 13 games. Despite hiccups outside Italy, they have been a formidable force at home and is one of the hot favorites to win the Serie A. They are currently occupying the 2nd spot in the points table with 11 victories and 2 losses.
On the other hand, the reigning champions were off to the perfect start with a 3-0 win against Sampdoria. They then entered important victories against the likes of Spezia, Genoa and Parma.
They looked unbeatable for large parts of Serie A until they were handed a shock defeat against Florentina just before Christmas. In their recent most clash, the giants thrashed Sassuolo in what looked like a one side affair, enabling them to consolidate their 4th position in the table.
IJuventus vs Inter Milan Football Prediction and Betting: Head-to-head:
Matches: 51: Inter Milan: 11 Juventus: 22 Draw: 18
Last 5 matches: Inter Milan – 0, Juventus – 4, Draw – 1.
Recent Meeting: Juventus defeated Inter Milan with a 2-0 margin in a Serie A fixture.
Juventus vs Inter Milan Football Prediction and Betting: Predicted winner
The betting markets are expecting Inter Milan to emerge victorious in their home game with sufficient support given to the defending champions.
FCTables is expecting Inter Milan to win the battle with a 37% chance while Juventus is having 34% chance to register their 10th win.
BettingExpert have given pretty good odds for hosts implying that they would emerge victorious on Sunday. According to FiveThirtyEight , Inter Milan are firmly in the driver’s seat with a clear advantage over the visitors who have been given a 37% chance in this clash.