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Inter Milan filling up the San Siro this weekend

Inter-Torino could have more than 70,000 fans.    

Hellas Verona FC v FC Internazionale - Serie A Photo by Dino Panato/Getty Images

If ticket sales are any indication, winning has its privileges.

According to the team, this weekend’s Inter Milan-Torino matchup could reach more than 70,000 fans at the San Siro.

If ticket sales and subscriptions are any indication, this weekend’s matchup could be the second-highest attendance this season for the Nerazzurri behind the 78,000 at Meazza for the Derby della Madonnina back on Oct. 15 — which set an attendance record for Serie A.

A look at the top 10 Serie A games in terms of attendance.
Courtesy of Calcio Finanza

According to Calcio Finanza, Inter Milan’s home attendance has averaged 58,361 on a total of 291,803 fans for the five home games thus far.

If you compare the attendance at this time last season, Internazionale have experienced a 21% increase in fans at the San Siro over the first five home league dates.

Inter Milan attendance through Oct. 31, 2017

Season Day Date Now race viewers
Season Day Date Now race viewers
2017/18 1 8/20/17 20:45 Inter-Fiorentina 51752
2017/18 3 9/10/17 12:30 Inter-Spal 57235
2017/18 6 9/24/17 15:00 Inter v Genoa 50037
2017/18 8 15/10/17 20:45 Inter Milan 78328
2017/18 10 24/10/17 20:45 Inter-Sampdoria 54451
Courtesy of Calcio Finanza

Of course, if you consider at this time last year, the Nerazzurri were 12th place with 14 points. After Monday’s win at Hellas Verona, the Nerazzurri are in second place on 29 points — two points behind league leading Napoli.

The team and other reports suggest that more than 60,000 tickets for the Nov. 5 matchup.