Inter vs Juventus: is bound to be a thrilling encounter as the top of the table leaders are gearing up to host arch-rivals at the San Siro stadium on Sunday. The Nerazzurri has been on a remarkable winning streak, securing victories in all five matches played in 2024. Their recent triumphs include lifting the Supercoppa Italiana trophy by defeating Napoli 1-0. Also, a hard-fought 1-0 win over Fiorentina, with Lautaro Martínez emerging as the hero in both fixtures.
Juventus, on the other hand, have also enjoyed a strong start to the year. Keeps them to five wins in six games. However, their unbeaten run across all competitions came to a halt last week when they were held to a 1-1 draw by Empoli. Although Dusan Vlahovic initially gave them the lead. The team were struggling after Arkadiusz Milik’s early dismissal, playing with ten men for most of the match.
Inter’s impressive performance this season is evident by their resilience, having suffered only one defeat in their last 23 games. Sassuolo was the sole team to defeat them in Serie A. Meanwhile, Juventus, under the guidance of coach Massimiliano Allegri, boasts an unbeaten streak of 19 games across all competitions, demonstrating their formidable form.
Inter vs Juventus: Top of the Serie A table clash
The return of key players Hakan Calhanoglu and Nicolò Barella from suspension adds depth to Inter’s squad. So only Juan Cuadrado will be missing out due to injury.
Juventus have a commendable record in away matches against Inter, winning three out of their last six encounters. But they face challenges with Milik’s suspension and Federico Chiesa’s fitness concerns.
With both teams in stellar form, the upcoming clash promises to be a close one. However, Inter’s strong home record and healthier squad give them a slight edge, and they are likely to clinch a narrow victory.
Inter Milan 2-1 Juventus