Inter Milan won their nineteenth Italian league title on Sunday after second-placed Atalanta drew 1-1 at Sassuolo, ending Juventus' nine-year dominance. In the Netherlands, Ajax Amsterdam won its second successive title and thirty-fifth in its history, three stages before the end of the season. </p><div> <p>Inter Milan put an end to a nine-year dominance <a target="_blank" href="https://www.france24.com/ar/20180513-كرة-القدم-الدوري-الإيطالي-لقب-سابع-ثنائية-يوفنتوس" rel="noopener"><strong>For Juventus the Italian League title</strong></a> For football, when they won their nineteenth title on Sunday after second-placed Atalanta drew 1-1 at Sassuolo.
The “Niratsuri” team had won Saturday against its host Croton 0 -2, to secure the title before four stages to the end of the league, and it is his first in all competitions since he crowned the domestic cup in 2011, alone in the historical second place after Juventus (36) And ahead of its neighbors Milan (18).
And coach Antonio Conte’s players got what they wanted on Sunday and succeeded in breaking Juventus’ monopoly on the title for nine consecutive seasons, as they were 13 points ahead of Atalanta.
Antonio Conte: Winning with Inter is “one of the most important successes of my career”
In a statement to “RAI” television, Conte said after winning his fifth league title as a coach (he won three with Juventus and one with Chelsea), that winning with Inter was “one of the most important successes” in his career.
</div>The 51-year-old considered that his team’s exit from the group stage of the Champions League in December was the key to success in the league, because since then the team has only lost one match in Serie A.
This is the first time that a team has won the Italian League title, acquired by a foreign company, under the Chinese Suning Group’s ownership of Inter since 2016.
Technically, the club regained its prestige under the presence of the demanding coach Conte, who participated in a part of the dominance of Juventus, as the fifty-first-year-old was crowned for the fourth time in his career as a coach, after raising the title with the old lady between 2012 and 2014.
Juventus and Ronaldo in a difficult situation …
Inter also owes its title to some comers in the last two seasons who developed under Conte’s “Hammer”. Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku featured with fellow Argentine Lautaro Martinez, integrated midfielder Niccolo Barrilla and Moroccan flying defender Achraf Hakimi.
For his part, and after monopolizing the title for nine consecutive seasons, it appears Juventus In a difficult situation to the point that he is threatened with missing out on the Champions League, but Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo said his word on Sunday against Udinese and about his team falling behind since the tenth minute with a goal scored by Argentine Nahuel Molina, to a fatal 2-1 victory by scoring two goals in the two minutes 83 from a penalty kick and 90 headers , Boosting his lead in the scorers’ ranking with 27 goals.
Juventus ranks third with the same number of points as Atalanta II and AC Milan fourth (69), and comes after the Napoli trio in fifth place with 67 points.
Ajax clinches its 35th title, three stages before the conclusion
In the Dutch league, he clinched Ajax Amsterdam His second title, in succession, and thirty-fifth in his history, three stages before the end of the season, after his victory over Emin 4-0 Sunday in the thirty-first stage.
Coach Erik Ten Hag’s side were 14 points clear of their pursuit of PSV Eindhoven, who settled for a 2-2 draw with Heerenveen on Sunday. The crowning of the title comes two days after the club’s decision to extend the coach’s contract until 2023, putting this even to rumors that he had moved to supervise Borussia Dortmund.
Ajax completed his domestic double and was crowned champions of the league two weeks after winning the cup at the expense of Vitesse Arnhem (2-1).
Ajax retained the title it won in 2019 after the league was canceled last season due to “Covid-19” after being suspended in March and the Amsterdam giant was in the lead.
France 24 / AFP