The football world is in turmoil following a European Super League announcement which could shake up the very foundations of the sport. It is proposed the new competition will be a rival to the Champions League, with organisers claiming it will generate increased and guaranteed income for clubs involved.
Inter leapfrogged AC Milan at the top of the Serie A table last weekend and can further strengthen their title claims by winning Sunday’s crucial derby clash. The Rossoneri had led the way for most of the season after getting off to a flying start but their recent efforts have been far less impressive.
With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, we have taken our annual look at which pairs of footballers form the best goalscoring partnerships on the pitch. We have measured this across a range of competitions by calculating the combined goalscoring rate of every pairing per 90 minutes spent together on the pitch since the start of last season.
After a patchy start to the season, Juventus have come good since the turn of the year and are fancied to enjoy another pivotal Serie A success at Inter Milan. The Nerazzurri were on a roll either side of Christmas but have faltered over the past fortnight and now look vulnerable ahead of this huge clash.