The Serie A resumes with another exciting round of matches this weekend, featuring the clash between Torino and Stefano Pioli’s AC Milan at the San Siro on Saturday.
AC Milan vs Torino Preview
Torino currently occupies the 12th position in the Serie A standings and has faced challenges in finding their top form this season. In their recent fixture, they played to a goalless draw against Cagliari, highlighting the need for an improved performance to secure a victory in their upcoming match.
AC Milan, on the other hand, holds the fourth spot in the league table and has showcased impressive form throughout the season. The Rossoneri secured a convincing 2-0 win against Bologna in their previous game, demonstrating their prowess. They will aim to replicate their success and secure a similar outcome in the forthcoming fixture.
AC Milan vs Torino Head-to-Head and Key Numbers
AC Milan holds an impressive recent record against Torino, securing victory in 20 out of the last 40 matches between the two teams. Torino, in contrast, has achieved 14 victories in these encounters.
The matchups between AC Milan and Torino have resulted in a total of 56 draws out of the 156 matches played in the Serie A. This statistic positions both teams with a high number of draws, a figure surpassed only when facing Lazio in the competition.
AC Milan’s dominance against Torino extends to their recent performances as well. The Rossoneri have emerged victorious in five out of their last seven Serie A clashes against Torino, matching the number of victories they attained in the 15 matches preceding this period.
Furthermore, AC Milan has maintained an unbeaten record of 27 matches at home against Torino in the Serie A. Their last home defeat against Torino occurred in 1985, highlighting their stronghold in these encounters.
In addition, AC Milan is currently on a winning streak, triumphing in their last four Serie A matches. This impressive run of victories marks their longest such streak in over a year.
AC Milan vs Torino Prediction
AC Milan possesses a strong squad, yet their recent performances have not lived up to expectations. Christian Pulisic made a significant impact by scoring a goal on his Serie A debut last week and aims to build on that accomplishment in the upcoming match.
While Torino has the potential to deliver a strong performance, their track record against AC Milan at the San Siro has been subpar. AC Milan holds the advantage on paper and is likely to secure a victory in this fixture.
Prediction: AC Milan 3-1 Torino