Serie A - Juventus has regained its form, AC Milan is not easy to take all 3 points

2022-10-08 16:09

Serie A - Juventus has regained its form, AC Milan is not easy to take all 3 points

The 9th round of the 2022/23 Serie A season will stage a highly anticipated battle by fans. The defending champion AC Milan will challenge the "old lady" Juventus at the San Siro Stadium, and look forward to getting out of the Champions League group stage. shadow.

AC Milan lost 3-0 to the Premier League giants Chelsea earlier in the UEFA Champions League group stage, ranking third in the group standings.

In terms of performance in Serie A, after the Rossoneri beat Empoli 3-1 away in the last round, Pioli's team achieved 5 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss in the 8 rounds, with 17 points in the standings. 5th place. Therefore, in order to continue on the right track of the championship, AC Milan has no room to lose points.

For Juventus, the "Old Lady" defeated Maccabi Haifa 3-1 at home in the Champions League group stage in midweek, and defeated Bologna 3-0 in the last round of the league, currently with 13 points. 7 in the standings. So Allegri's team will have some confidence to face the challenge of AC Milan.

In addition, the two sides have played against each other 186 times in Serie A history. Juventus has an advantage with 73 wins, 60 draws and 53 losses, but only 26 wins, 37 draws and 30 losses on the road. In the 2021/22 season, AC Milan, playing at home, shook hands with Juventus 0-0.

As for the lineup of the two sides, AC Milan has Ibrahimovic, Florenzi, Meignan, Messias, Kjaer and Calabria still on the injured list, but the captain Theo has the opportunity to return. And Juventus had Di Maria who was suspended after being shown a red card in the last round. Chiesa Jr., Keororge, Pogba and De Sciglio are still recuperating.

In other matches, Inter Milan, who beat Barcelona in the Champions League group stage, played away against Sassuolo, and Bologna played against Sampdoria at home.