The Derby d’Italia returns this Sunday in arguably the biggest game of the European football weekend as Juventus host Inter Milan.

The Derby d’Italia returns this Sunday in arguably the biggest game of the European football weekend as Juventus host Inter Milan.

Juve have now won four consecutive Serie A games, last one being a 2-0 win against Salernitana before the international break.

Inter on the other hand have played out to two consecutive 1-1 draws against Torino and Fiorentina.

The hosts are in fourth place in the standings with 59 points, one less than Inter in third.

Inter exited the Champions League at the hands of Liverpool, and they’ve won just one of their last seven Serie A games.

Can Inter upset Juve to keep their title-retaining hopes alive? Play here to make your predictions.

What time does Juventus vs Inter start?

The game kicks off at 9:45pm Kenyan time at the Allianz Stadium.

Juventus vs Inter team news

Federico Chiesa, Weston McKennie and Kaio Jorge are all long-term absentees and will not feature.

Dusan Vlahovic is back after recovering from a minor injury and is ready to start alongside Paulo Dybala in the final third.

Denis Zakaria and Alex Sandro are also back and in contention to start for the hosts.

Marcelo Brozovic is expected to make the trip to Turin having missed Inter’s last two outings with a calf injury.

Danilo D’Ambrosio or Andrea Ranocchia will join Milan Skriniar and Alessandro Bastoni in the back line for the visitors.

Edin Dzeko and Lautaro Martinez are expected to lead the attacking line.

Juventus vs Inter head to head

From 57 matches played between these two sides, Juventus boast the advantage winning 24 times compared to Inter’s 13 victories.

The remaining 20 have ended in a stalemate.

Juventus vs Inter prediction

No doubt this will be an entertaining fixture and there should not be a lack of goals. From their recent run of form, a draw could be the most likely outcome.

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