Inter Milan continued to steadily march towards the nineteenth title in its history and the first since 2010, with its deserved victory over Sassuolo 2-1 on Wednesday in a postponed match from the twenty-eighth stage of the Italian Football League.
The Belgian international strikers Romelu Lukaku (10) and the Argentine Lautaro Martinis (67) scored the two goals for Inter, so the first strengthened its position in second place on the list of scorers with 21 goals, and the second raised his score to 15 goals, while Ivory Coast Hamid Junior Traoré scored the only goal for the guests (85). .
It is the tenth successive victory for Inter and the 22nd this season, strengthening its position in the lead with 71 points, expanding the difference to 11 points between him and his neighbor Milan, his partner in second place on the list of most-crowned clubs (18 each), 18 titles behind Juventus.
Inter have not lost a loss to Sampdoria 1-2 on the sixth of January in the 16th stage.
– Juventus regain balance –
In a postponed second match of the third stage, Juventus regained their balance and revived their meager hopes of crowning their tenth title in a row, by beating at home to Napoli 2-1, saving the head of their coach Andrea Pirlo.
Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo (13) and Argentine substitute Paulo Dybala (73) scored the goals for Juventus, and Lorenzo Insigne (89 from a penalty kick) scored the Napoli goal.
Juventus recently suffered from disappointing results. After leaving the Champions League final at the hands of Porto, he won four points out of nine possible points in the league (he beat his host Cagliari 3-1 and lost at home to Benevento 0-1 and tied against his neighbor. Turin 2-2), which put his coach Pirlo under great pressure, prompting the local media to discuss the possibility of his dismissal in the event of a stumble in front of the southern team.
Juventus took revenge for losing 1-0 to Napoli at the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium in the 22nd stage on February 13th.
The “Old Lady” team regained third place from Atalanta after raising its score to 59 points, one point ahead of the latter and the same difference behind Milan II, while Napoli remained fifth with 56 points.
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