AC Milan vs Lazio prediction: The focus of the 3rd round is the confrontation between AC Milan and Lazio at San Siro. It is easy to win all 6 points, but this is the real test for the 2 championship candidates. All are waiting for the climax between the two top strategists in Serie A, Stefano Pioli vs Maurizio Sarri.
- Match date: 04:00 p.m – 2021/09/12
- Event: Serie A
- Stage: Matchday 3rd
- Location: San Siro/Giuseppe Meazza
AC MILAN VS LAZIO PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
In the most volatile season in history, Stefano Pioli helped AC Milan win Serie A runners-up and a place in the Champions League after eight years of absence. Won 24/38 matches with 74 goals and only conceded 41 times, the attack is not so excellent but the defense is really different. The pragmatic play is becoming the identity of Milan under Piol.
In the last 7 matches in Serie A, they only received 1 goal and kept 6 clean sheets. The injury of Ibrahimovic and recently Giroud will affect the attack power, but the Rossoneri have the strongest force in the remaining routes. 2 1-0 victories at Sampdoria and 4-1 against Cagliari both show Milan’s dirty old age. The fact that the next match is tight and without many goals is not too surprising.
Appointing veteran strategist Maurizio Sarri to the position of captain, Lazio expressed their determination to return to the Serie A championship race. “Eagle” opened the campaign with 2 extremely convincing 6-1 victories over Spezia and 3-1 at Empoli’s field. Still, a 4-3-3 with the Sarri Ball philosophy that brings balance, especially the impressive ability to control the ball for Lazio. The last 4 matches won 3, only conceded 3 times and no match received more than 1 goal. The last 4/5 trips with no more than 2 goals also show the pragmatism of Lazio. San Siro is always dangerous, but with what has been shown, Lazio will know how to control the situation, at least a balanced game.
They all have an even lineup on all three routes, a tug-of-war is inevitable. Especially in the match against a direct competitor, the pragmatism of the two teams is clearly shown. In fact, 6/10 recent confrontations did not have more than 2 goals, 4/5 of Lazio’s away matches had an Under score.
Select: Under 3 FT.
Looking at the confrontation record, Lazio is an unpleasant opponent with AC Milan, the last 10 meetings each side brought 3 victories. Even Lazio won 3-0 in the second leg last season. Along with the leading position on the chart, “Eagle” has a lot of confidence in this operation.
Lazio’s recent form is extremely impressive with 3 wins and 1 draw, scoring up to 11 goals and starting Serie A with 6 absolute points. On the other side, AC Milan also has 4 wins and is unbeaten in 5 consecutive home matches. The Rossoneri is extremely stable in the new season with 2 wins and only conceded 1 goal. From the quality of the squad to the gameplay, it shows the balance of this matchup. 1 equally divided point is the result that accurately reflects the power correlation.
Select: Lazio FT.
European odds assess the possibility of AC Milan winning somewhat better. However, this option has many potential risks when looking at Lazio’s good form and head-to-head record. A draw is a result that can satisfy both teams at the moment.
Select: Draw FT.
AC Milan vs Lazio Prediction: AC Milan 1 – 1 Lazio FT (2-0 H1).
AC Milan: Maignan, Calabria, Hernandez, Saelemaekers, Kjaer, Tomori, Tonali, Leao, Diaz, Krunic, Rebic.
Lazio: Reina, Lazzari, Hisaj, Milinkovic, Felipe, Acerbi, Lucas Leiva, Pedro, Anderson, Akpro, Immobile.
The above is information about the prediction in the 3rd match of Serie A between AC Milan vs Lazio on 2021/09/12 of the CMD368 bookie.