Inter are set to battle Juventus in the infamous Derby d’Italia this Sunday at the San Siro.
Inter is coming into this game after winning their crucial Champions League fixture against Sherriff. Edin Dzeko, Arturo Vidal, and De Vrij scored the goals for Inter and ensured all 3 points. Inter did taste their first loss of the season a week prior at the hands of Lazio. 3-1 Loss at the Olimpico was the first loss of the season for Inzaghi.
Juventus on the other hand beat Sergei Semak’s Zenit Saint Petersburg 1-0 in their Champions League fixture.
Both teams are trailing Napoli and AC Milan in the Serie A ladder and are hoping to take a giant leap in the upcoming fixture.
Statistics & Encounters
Inter won their last home against Juventus but have not won back-to-back home games since 2010.
If Inter loses to Juventus, this will be their first back-to-back loss in almost a year.
Nicolo Barella sits at the top of the assist chart with 5 assists in Serie A so far.
Edin Dzeko is the top scorer for Inter with 6 goals.
Inter’s form guide in Serie A: L-W-D-W-W
Juventus’s form guide in Serie A: W-W-W-W-D
Suspensions, Injuries & Team News
Inzaghi will have a fully fit squad at his disposal for this fixture.
Stefano Sensi has made full recovery and made a special appearance in the champions league.
Rabiot and Dybala are doubtful for Allegri’s side as they may be nursing a lingering injury.
Inter (3-5-2): Handanovic, Skriniar, De Vrij, Bastoni, Dumfries, Barella, Brozovic, Vidal, Perisic, Dzeko, Martinez
Juventus (4-4-2): Szczesny, Danilo, Bonucci, Chiellini, Sandro, Cuadrado, Bentancur, Locatelli, Bernardeschi, Morata, Chiesa