AC Milan vs Juventus is the oldest clash played in Italy since 1901 and this rivalry also gives a similar experience to d’Italia. In the past, this match was often the title decider of Serie A and the most played derby in Italy. Unlike other seasons, of the recent era, this season is different in many aspects. It is no more ‘It’s lonely at the top‘ for Juventus. The league Table clearly depicts the competitiveness of the league this season. AC Milan needs to win the match to hold the top position on the table, on the other hand, Juventus must win to take their place in the top four [however Juve has one match in hand]. Apart from football, this rivalry has an economic and political effect on northwest Italy. not only that, this match has an influence on the share market of Italy.
So, will Milan be able to hold their top position or Juve will be one step closer to their 1oth consecutive title win? Only time can answer this correctly but let’s look at the odds and favors of both the teams.
Interesting facts about AC Milan vs Juventus
AC Milan vs Juventus Head-to-Head
Total match played (official):
AC Milan won: 67
Juventus won: 91
The biggest win for AC Milan > 8-1
The biggest win for Juventus > 8-2
The Biggest Draw > 3-3
AC Milan: W-D-D-W-W–W [All competition]
AC Milan: W-D-D-W-W–W [Serie A]
Juventus: W-W-D-W–L–W [All competition]
Juventus: W-W-D-W–L–W [Serie A]
AC Milan vs Juventus Match Preview: Team News
With a sparkling run, AC Milan is the current league leader with 37 points in Serie A. S. Poili’s side is ready to challenge the defending champion at their home ground. However, King Zlatan may not be available for the match due to his calf injury, and Saelemaekers, Bennacer, Gabbia are also suffering from injury problems. along with Tonali will not play the match because of suspension. Considering all the issues the AC Milan side may look like for the match as follows
Defending and 9 times consecutive champion will visit San Siro up next. After having a comfortable win 4-1 against Udinese the A. Pirlo side is confident bag another 3 points to step up their league position. Juventus looks in great shape with Cristiano Ronaldo who has scored a brace in his last game. However, Morata and Sandro are dropped because of their injury and COVID-19 problem. The line up for the match could look something like this.
AC Milan vs Juventus Match Preview: Players to Watch
- H. Calhanoglu
- C. Ronaldo
- P. Dybala
Our Verdict on AC Milan vs Juventus Match Preview
Looking at the current shape form of the teams it’s a very tough call to pick up the winner however, the form of Cristiano Ronaldo will give an edge to Juventus and on the other hand, AC Milan will have their home ground advantage. None of the teams will leave the ground early and we will get to see a breath-taking match which might be a big factor in the title decider later on. From our prediction, it could be a draw.
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