AC Milan is visiting Sassuolo with the sight of their first Serie A title since 2011. The “Rossonerri” have one point advantage over the city rival on top of the standings and a win is a must when they visit Mapei Stadium – Città del Tricolore in Reggio Emilia on May 22, 2022.
- Sassuolo vs AC Milan
- Serie A, Round 38
- Date – 22/5/2022
- Starting time – 6 PM local time
- Venue: Mapei Stadium – Città del Tricolore, Reggio Emilia
Sassuolo Stats & Form
Sassuolo is having a decent season as they stand in 11th place in the Serie A with 50 points. They have 13 wins and 13 losses with 11 draws in the season.
Sassuolo is coming off a 3-1 road win against Bologna, the only one in the last five games. Previously they played 1-1 against Udinese and lost three straight games against Napoli, Juventus and Cagliari.
Sassuolo has played 18 home games so far this season with splitting them equally in the win, draw and loss columns.
Jeremy Toljan and Abdou Harroui will not play for Sassuolo.
AC Milan Stats & Form
AC Milan is having a historic chance to win the Serie A for the first time since 2011. The “Rossonerri” didn’t seem they have a roster capable of reaching the throne but here they are with a chance to do that if they win in the final round against Sassuolo.
Milan is on top of the standings with 83 points, two more than their city rival Inter. Milan will have to go for a win against Sassuolo if they want to avoid depending on the outcome of the Inter’s home game against Sampdoria.
Milan has won the last 5 Serie A games, most recently 2-0 at home against Atalanta.
Milan has won 13 of 18 road games this season with 4 draws and one loss.
AC Milan News
Simon Kjaer and Daniel Maldini will not play for AC Milan.
Sassuolo vs AC Milan Head-to-Head Stats
Both teams have won 2 of the last five games with one draw. Sassuolo was the first game this season by 3-1 on San Siro.
The last four games between these two have seen at least three goals.
Sassuolo vs AC Milan Betting Odds
AC Milan is a huge favorite going into this game with the odds for their win are at -233 while the odds for Sassuolo’s victory are at 400. The draw is set at 550.
The total goal margin is set at 3 with -145 to go over and 117 for under.
It is the most important game in the past decade for Milan as the team has a chance to win their first Serie A title since 2011. All they need to do is win on the road in Reggio Emilia against Sassuolo and the trophy is theirs. This looks like quite an easy task for the leader in the standings, but the fact is that Sassuolo has won the last two games against Milan including a 3-1 win at San Siro in the first part of the 2021-22 season.
Anyway, Milan is the better team and of course, the motivation will be at the hottest possible level. The outcome of the game makes no significant difference for the home team which is another thing that goes in Milan’s favour.