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Derby d’Italia Preview: Can Conte’s Inter Milan take down red hot Juventus

Inter Milan and Juventus will trade tackles in a mouth watering encounter at the San Siro on Sunday night.

Antonio Conte and Inter Milan will have the chance to put some distance between themselves and reigning champions with a win in this encounter.

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Andrea Pirlo’s side, on the other hand, sits second on the table, four points behind Inter Milan in the Serie A standings with a game in hand. Any point dropped in this encounter will prove costly for Pirlo’s troop as they intend to defend their title

Form Guide

The Nerazzurri have picked up just one point in their last two games, while the Bianconeri’s have won three in a row.

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The Bianconeri’s have been in a super form since their 3-0 thrashing at home at the hands of Fiorentina.They have recorded wins over Udinese, AC Milan and Sassuolo, while also seeing off Genoa 3-2 to advance in the Coppa Italia.

After the 2-2 draw to Roma last week, Conte’s side progressed to the next stage of the Copa Italia, defeating Florentina thanks to Romelu Lukaku‘s late winner.

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Inter Milan vs Juventus Head-to-Head ( Derby d’ltalia)

In the last 35 games played between the two sides, Juventus hold a clear edge. They have won 17, lost 10 and drawn eight of those games.

Inter Milan Team News

Antonio Conte will be without Danilo D’Ambrosio, Matias Vecino and Andrea Pinamonti due to injuries.

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Juventus Team News

The Bianconeri’s will be without Alex Sandro, Matthijs de Ligt and Juan Cuadrado after the duo tested positive for COVID-19.

Playmaker Paulo Dybala is also injured, and expect to sit out of this encounter.

Predicted Lineups

Inter Milan Predicted XI (3-5-2):

Derby d'Italia, Inter Milan Vs Juventus

Samir Handanovic; Milan Skriniar, Stefan de Vrij, Alessandro Bastoni; Achraf Hakimi, Nicolo Barella, Marcelo Brozovic, Arturo Vidal, Ashley Young; Lautaro Martinez, Romelu Lukaku

Juventus Predicted XI (4-4-2):

Derby d'Italia, Inter Milan Vs Juventus

Wojciech Szczesny; Danilo, Leonardo Bonucci, Merih Demiral, Gianluca Frabotta; Adrien Rabiot, Rodrigo Bentancur, Aaron Ramsey, Federico Chiesa; Alvaro Morata, Cristiano Ronaldo

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