Inter did, somewhat surprisingly given the form and the talent of the two teams at the time, win both Serie A fixtures of the season and that is reminiscent of the 2009-10 season when they completely dominated the rivalry.
Every year these teams battle for supremacy in Milan and those battles sometimes have an effect on the title race.
Inter has had the upper hand in the title arena until recent seasons, when the introduction of Zlatan Ibrahimovic in particular gave the red half of Milan superiority.
With the changes both these teams have gone through this year and their ambitions for the season, Inter Milan has every chance of becoming the top team in Milan again.
Here are seven reasons why Inter Milan will take back the San Siro this season.