“Storm in the heart of Saudi Arabia” line-up of the “Derby of anger” for the Italian Super Cup
Tonight, Wednesday, at the King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, the “Angry Derby” match between the football teams of Milan, Inter and Milan for the Italian Super Cup will take place.
Italian arena referee Fabio Maresca is expected to blow his whistle to start the Derby of Anger between AC Milan and defending champions Inter Milan at exactly 19:00 GMT.
57-year-old Italian Stefano Pioli, coach of Milan, will enter the match with the Nerazzurri in the following starting lineup:
Goalkeeper: Ciprian Tatarusciano.
Defensive line: David Calabria – Simon Cayer – Fikayo Tomori – Theo Hernandez.
Midfield: Sandro Tonali – Ismail bin Nasser – Ibrahim Diaz.
Offensive line: Junior Messias – Rafael Leao – Olivier Giroud.
– Milan (@acmilan) January 18, 2023
And the Italian Simone Inzaghi (46), the coach of Inter Milan, chose the following starting lineup for the match with the Rossoneri:
Defensive line: Milan Shkriniar – Francesco Acerbi – Alessandro Bastoni – Matteo Draman.
Midfield: Niccolo Barella – Hakan Chalkanoglu – Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
Offensive line: Federico Dimarco – Lautaro Martinez – Eden Dzeko.
– Inter (@Inter_en) January 18, 2023
Saudi Arabia will host the Italian Super Cup for the third time, for the first time in 2018, and it ended with Juventus defeating Milan with two goals only in King Abdullah Sports City and Lazio beating Juventus the following year at the stadium Marsol Park. stadium.
Two traditional rivals AC Milan and Inter meet for the 218th time in a derby always known as the Derby of Anger or the Della Madonnina Derby, where the Rossoneri will play the match as champions of the last Italian league. season, and the Nerazzurri as the champions of the Italian Cup.
The last confrontation between the two sworn rivals took place in September last year and ended with the victory of Milan (3:2) in the Italian championship.
Both teams are due to face AC Milan against Inter in the Italian League matchday 21 on February 5.