Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the Serie A round 37 game between AC Milan and Atalanta and offer team stats, fixture history and the best betting suggestions for the match.
Struggling Atalanta are most likely in for a tough assignment when going up against AC Milan this coming Sunday at San Siro. Both sides enter the contest in need of all three points, but only one of them can come out on top.
Position in the Serie A standings: AC Milan vs Atalanta
As the current Serie A standings show us, the difference between the two teams is 21 points. Even though Atalanta cannot overtake AC Milan in the league table right away, they will surely look to reduce or at least maintain the current gap. AC Milan, who are now number one with 80 points, will do their part to widen the distance to their upcoming opponents this coming Sunday.
Current form and fixture history of AC Milan vs Atalanta
AC Milan continue to collect points
AC Milan have really been enjoying their football in their previous 3 matches, which started off with a 1-2 win against Lazio. They went on to beat Fiorentina by 1-0, before also getting the better of Verona in a 1-3 victory.
Atalanta hoping for fresh start
Atalanta look solid currently after going 3 matches unbeaten, which started by drawing 4-4 against Torino. They followed that up by sharing the spoils with Salernitana in a 1-1 draw, before taking out Spezia in a 1-3 win.
Fixture history: AC Milan vs Atalanta
The last time the two teams faced off against each other, AC Milan came away as 2-3 winners. It was a match played at Gewiss Stadium back in October 2021 in the Serie A. This time around, betting on Atalanta will get you odds 4.20, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with a 24% chance of winning at San Siro. You can get a price of 1.75, should you wish to add AC Milan to your accumulator, if that is your preferred betting strategy.
Highlights from the last time AC Milan and Atalanta met:
Betting stats and facts for AC Milan and Atalanta
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on stats from the last couple of games that AC Milan and Atalanta played across all tournaments.
- AC Milan have not lost 11 of the last 12 home matches
- AC Milan have not conceded in 8 of the last 9 home matches
- AC Milan have won 3 of the last 4 home matches
- In 8 of the last 9 matches Atalanta played, both teams scored
- In the last 4 away matches in a row Atalanta played, both teams scored
- AC Milan have not won the last 7 home matches versus Atalanta in a row
- AC Milan have conceded in 9 of the last 10 matches versus Atalanta
- In 5 of the last 7 AC Milan home matches versus Atalanta the sum of goals was under 2.5
Players to watch in AC Milan vs Atalanta
Sandro Tonali has been hitting the target on a regular basis in recent matches. AC Milan will no doubt look to him for more goals in their next match against Atalanta. The visitors are surely hoping Luis Muriel adds another to his current total.
Best betting tips: AC Milan vs Atalanta
To sum up, the upcoming Serie A clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the statements from above, we have come up with the main prediction for this match as well as some alternative betting tips.