Internazionale and Cagliari face at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza, in a match for the 21 th round of the Serie A TIM. Internazionale won away by (1‑2) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 01‑09‑2019. The head ‑ to ‑ head record at this stadium, favors the home team, who have won 4 and lost 1 in the last 5 matches. Indeed, in the last match at this stadium, for Coppa Italia, on 14‑01‑2020, Internazionale won by ( 4‑1). The goals of the match were scored by R. Lukaku (1 'and 49'), Borja Valero (22 ') and A. Ranocchia (80') for Internazionale and by C. Oliva (72 ') for Cagliari. In this match the home advantage may play an important role, since Cagliari presents significant differences between home and away performances.
After 14 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss, the home team is in the 2nd position, having won 47 points. In the last match, they have tied in an away match against Lecce by (1‑1), after in the previous match they have tied (1‑1) at home, against Atalanta. This is a team that maintains its performance when playing outside its stadium, since in the last 30 games it registers 9 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses as a visitor; against 9 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses at their stadium. For the league, Internazionale won 21 points out of 30 possible points, after 6 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss in the last 10 home matches.
In this competition, they haven't lost any of the last 13 matches. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, but their offense has scored regularly, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition. This is a team that scores many times first: it opened the scoreboard in 16 of its last 20 games for Serie A TIM, of those 16 reached the break in advantage in 13 and managed to maintain the advantage until the end of the 90 'in 12. There are 1 Featured periods in the last 10 home matches for this competition: they conceded 3 of their 7 goals between minutes (16' ‑ 30 ').
Internazionale enters this game after a 1-1 away draw against Lecce. The home team usually plays in the traditional 5-3-2, favoring quick transitions and attacks through the sides. In this drawing, the two most advanced players will be Lautaro Martínez and Lukaku. Sensi, Barella and Brozovic can play in midfield. Coach Antonio Conte will not be able to count on Kwadwo Asamoah, Roberto Gagliardini, Marcelo Brozovic and Danilo D’Ambrosio for being handed over to the medical department. It is worth noting that Antonio Candreva will also be out for being suspended.
The visiting team is currently in 6th place, with 30 points won,
after 8 wins, 6 draws and 6 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost
at home to Milan by (0‑2). In the last match, they tied (2‑2) against
Brescia. This is a team affected by the home factor, which is stronger
when they play with the support of their fans, since in the last 30
games they have recorded 4 wins, 7 draws and 4 losses as a visitor, with
a total of 21 goals scored and 26 conceded. At home, he won 9 wins, 2
draws and 4 losses, with a total of 30 goals scored and 21 conceded. In
the last 10 away matches, Cagliari has recorded 3 wins, 5 draws and 2
losses, having won 14 points out of 30 possible.
In this competition, they haven't won any of the last 5 away matches. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, as they have conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games, but their offense has scored regularly, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their away matches there is a tendency for goals, since 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition have ended with Over 1.5 goals. In 20 games in this competition, he only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard in the 8 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Cagliari heads into this match after a 2-2 away draw against Brescia. The visiting team usually plays in 4-4-2, favoring a more leisurely style of play, where the most advanced players are Simeone and João Pedro. The Belgian Nainggolan is responsible for defining and conducting his team's attacks. The coach will not be able to count on Leonardo Pavoletti, Daniele Ragatzu, Lucas Castro, Fabrizio Cacciatore, Federico Mattiello and Luca Ceppitelli for being in an injury period. It is worth mentioning that defender Fabio Pisacane will also be out for being suspended.