Serie A – Season Continues – Juventus v Internazionale on Match-day 13

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Juve at home against Inter – Sunday – 8:45pm GMT – The Allianz Stadium.

When Inter visit the Allianz Stadium they will be sat in sixth place in the League. Juve, currently 7 will face an up-hill battle to handle the visitors.

Juventus’ Serie A season, has so far seen them gain 22 points, going into this game

Returning to match-winning form, following a defeat is always a tough challenge, but that is what Juve need now, after their loss to Lecce at Via Del Mare.

Also, Juve keep finding the winning formula this season, that’s three in a row now. With a seventh position in the league and 6 wins, 2 losses and 4 draws, they currently have 22 points in the League having won six meetings, drawn four games, and lost two fixtures.

Juve have won four games and drawn two fixtures of their six League matches at home this season.

Juventus will have 25 points if they manage to secure a victory.

Good atacking and defensive team

Defence begins with attack and Juve have defended well as a team, borne out by conceding seven goals in their previous games. Every player has contributed to them delivering a solid defensive display this Serie A season. Juve will be pleased to have a good goal scoring record so far this season (18). This season, their stand-out attacking players have been Dusan Vlahovic (6), Arkadiusz Milik (3), and Adrien Rabiot (2).

Juve may have to resort to second choice players, given the number of first choice players that are now unavailable through injury, illness or suspension.

Internazionale have 24 points to their name, going into this tie

Inter come to this game on the back of a victory, having beaten Sampdoria 3-0 at Giuseppe Meazza.

Also, Inter’s League position speaks for itself, as they continue their rich vein of winning form. Their last win, was the 4th in a row. With 24 points, they currently sit sixth in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 8 wins, 4 losses and 0 draws having won eight matches and lost four games.

Inter’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Juve. In the 6 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won three fixtures and lost three games.

Victory for Internazionale would take their points tally to 27 so far this season.

Good Attacking Performance

This has been a good season so far for Inter, in terms of goals scored (25). This season, their stand-out attacking players have been Lautaro Martinez (6), Nicolo Barella (5), and Edin Dzeko (3). Inter have conceded 17 goals.

Simone Inzaghi will be forced to make changes to the plans for his squad, as injury or illness has depleted him of three of his Inter players.

Juventus v Internazionale – Head-to-Heads.

Regarding their historical duels Juve and Inter have faced each other 69 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Juve’s favour (29 – 15). Also, nine of the past 16 meetings between Juve and Inter have resulted in a Juve win. In their most recent meeting of this fixture was May 2022 and the score line ended up with a 2-4 away win for Internazionale.

Other players of note for Juve are Arkadiusz Milik and Adrien Rabiot with three goals and two goals respectively and for Inter are Lautaro Martinez and Nicolo Barella with six goals both.