AC Milan will have yet another chance to show they are ready for a title race when Parma visit the San Siro on Sunday night.
You can read out match preview for the gameOpta, while below are the best pre-match stats from Opta ahead of the visit of the Gialloblu…
➤ Milan have netted in each of their last 14 league games against Parma. Among the teams currently in Serie A, the Rossoneri have a longer streak with goals scored only against Lazio (16) and Cagliari (21).
➤ After failing to score in three of their first seven home Serie A games against Parma, Milan have netted in each of their last 19 matches at San Siro (W15 D3 L1).
➤ Milan have picked up 26 points in the current league season, setting a record after their first 10 Serie A games played in the three points for a win era – after 11 matches they gained more only in 2003-04 (27 points) and in 2005-06 (28).
➤ Milan are unbeaten in Serie A this season after 10 games played, in the last three seasons when they haven’t lost any of their first 11 league matches (1991-92, 1992-93 and 2003-04), they won the Scudetto.
➤ Milan have scored in each of their last 30 league games, only Juventus have netted with a longer streak in Serie A, on six occasions, the most recent ended in July 2020 (33).
➤ Milan are unbeaten in their last 11 home Serie A games (W8 D3), the last time the Rossoneri registered a longer streak without defeat at home was back in 2013 (13).
➤ Since June 2020, Milan have won the most matches in the Top-5 European leagues (17). The Rossoneri are the only club unbeaten in that period.
➤ Parma have only won one of their last seven Serie A games (D4 L2), while in their previous seven matches they had won four (L3).
➤ Parma are one of the three sides AC Milan’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic has scored the most goals against in Serie A (alongside Roma and Palermo), 10 goals versus the Crociati, including a brace that gave Inter the Scudetto on 18th May 2008.
➤ Roberto Inglese hasn’t scored in his last five Serie A appearances and could register his longest barren spell streak since March 2019 (seven) – the Parma forward, however, netted two goals against AC Milan, both at San Siro.