...By Henry George for TDPel Media.
The match between AC Milan and Inter Milan is a highly anticipated and intriguing game, being a heavyweight meeting between two fierce rivals in the Italian football league.
The game presents an opportunity for Italian football to showcase itself on the grandest stage, especially as the last time the country had a finalist in the Champions League was in 2017 with Juventus.
Team News and Kick-Off
The AC Milan vs Inter Milan match will kick-off at 8 pm BST on Wednesday 10th May 2023, at the Stadio San Siro, Milan.
The game will be broadcasted on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate, while BT Sport subscribers can watch the game live via the website or app.
Standard Sport will also provide a live blog to keep fans updated on the match.
Team news reveals that Rafael Leao is a big injury worry for AC Milan and may miss the game after suffering a muscle injury in the weekend win against Lazio.
Alexis Saelemaekers is likely to deputize if Leao is unable to play.
Inter Milan’s Milan Skriniar and Robin Gosens are the main fitness concerns, and they are not expected to feature in the game.
Prediction and Odds
The unique game between the two rivals is not an easy one to predict.
However, Milan’s ability to hold out a strong Napoli team, which was playing brilliantly, was impressive.
Therefore, Standard Sport predicts that Milan will win the game 2-1.
The odds via Betfair and are subject to change, with AC Milan at 11/5 to win, a draw at 21/10, and Inter Milan at 29/20 to win.
Head to Head (h2h) History and Results
AC Milan has won 77 of the 201 h2h encounters between the two teams, while Inter Milan has won 63.
The remaining 61 matches have ended in a draw.