Manchester City will face Inter Milan in the 2023 UEFA Champions League final
Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City has a great chance of winning their first ever Champions League title after having a spectacular season. They defeated the 14 times title holders Real Madrid in the semi-final with an aggregate score of 4-1.
Man City has won the 2022/23 Premier League title after having a close and respectful run with Arsenal throughout the whole season. On the other side, Inter Milan finished third on the Serie A points table while winning the 2023 Coppa Italia title.
Inter Milan is a step ahead of City in terms of number of European titles. They won the 2010 Champions League title under the guidance of Jose Mourinho. However, they will try their best to stop the English club from achieving the big glory.
Match – Man City vs Inter Milan
Date – 11 June 2023
Time – 12:30 AM (IST)
Venue – Ataturk Olympic Stadium, Istanbul, Turkey
Man City Possible XI: Ederson, Akanji, Stones, Dias, Ake, Rodrigo, Gundogan (C), De Bruyne, Bernardo, Grealish, Haaland
SUBS | Ortega Moreno, Carson, Walker, Phillips, Laporte, Alvarez, Gomez, Mahrez, Perrone, Foden, Palmer, Lewis
Inter Milan Possible XI: Onana, Darmian, Acerbi, Bastoni, Dumfries, Barella, Brozovic(c) Calhanoglu, Dimarco, Dzeko, Lautaro
The 22-year-old scored 36 goals in the Premier League this season and broke Alan Shearer’s record of most goals scored in a single PL season. He has scored more than 50 goals this season. He is probably the biggest threat to Inter’s defensive line.
Kevin De Bruyne
One of the best midfielders in the world, De Bruyne will try to find a way through Inter Milan players and pass the ball to his teammates, especially Haaland. He completed his 100 assist milestone in the PL this season.
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The Portuguese scored two goals against Real Madrid in the second leg of the semi-final at Etihad Stadium. He is truly an exceptional dribbler who has shown his worth as one of the best midfielders in the world at present.
The one who stopped the unstoppable Vinicius Jr. this season, Walker will act like a defensive wall against Inter’s attacking duo. He is one of the fastest footballers in the world, probably the fastest defender at present.
The captain of Inter Milan secured the Coppa Italia title for them this year. He has led Inter to their second Champions League final and will be responsible for scoring goals against City’s incredible defensive line.
Barella has been one of the most promising talents in the world for past few years. He has probably been Inter’s best midfielder this season.
Onana’s amazing performances for Inter this season has attracted some of the big European clubs like Manchester United and Chelsea. He has defended a lot of goals for the Italian club this season, enough to win them Supercopa Italia and Coppa Italia title.