With a victory over “Turin” … “Napoli” snatches third place from “Juventus”!


“Napoli” jumped to third place over “Juventus” in the Italian Serie A with a 2-0 victory over its relegated host “Turin”, on Monday, thanks to two early goals from Temui Bakayoko and Victor Osimen.

Coach Gennaro Gattuso’s team raised its score to 66 points, like “Juventus”, the defending champion, who drew 1-1 with “Fiorentina” on Sunday, but excels by goal difference after tying them in direct confrontations, while Milan, who became fifth after losing to “Lazio”. 3-0, and his score of 66 points.The three teams are two points behind “Atlanta” in a thrilling struggle for the golden square and qualification for the European Champions League, according to what was reported by “Al Arabiya” news agency, “Reuters”.

Bakayoko gave the visitors the lead after 11 minutes with a shot from the edge of the penalty area, and two minutes later Osimen added the second goal with a shot that changed direction.The post responded with two attempts by Piotr Gelinski and Lorenzo Insigne, then Turin midfielder Rolando Mandragora was sacked for two bookings near the end.

“Turin” remains 16th and has 31 points, equal to “Cagliari” and “Benevento”, but coach Davide Nicolas’s team has a match left.

Source: Arabic


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