• Milan’s opponent Turin has already defeated Juventus and Naples, not a pushover.
Inter Milan will play in the final round of Italy’s top flight before this winter vacation to remind Simone Inzaghi’s Serie A table topper.
Inter raised the scudetto for the first time in 11 years in May, surpassing rival AC Milan by 12 points in second place. After losing key players in the success of the title, including Antonio Conte, top goal scorer Romelu Lukaku, and full-back Achraf Hakimi, Inter’s play has caught up with the last few weeks. ..
However, they found Top Gear again and sat four points above the standings. After winning his sixth straight title at Salernitana on Friday and Milan losing to Naples on Sunday, Intel also won the winter championship.
With a 5-0 success on Friday, Inter scored 100 goals in the calendar year for the first time in Serie A history, making Turin the last opponent of today’s 2021 success.
By their high standards, Juventus 2021 was nothing less than a tragedy. Rookie Andrea Pirlo, who was aiming to win the league title 10 times in a row last season, could only lead Juventus to 4th place. This is a return at the expense of his work. Massimiliano Allegri returned to save the day in the near season after taking charge of his second Turin club, but he was even worse as Juventus suffered in seventh place prior to the collision with Cagliari.
Allegri is well aware that there is everything you need to do to turn things around. “We need to win tomorrow and see where we can go,” Allegri said at a press conference on Monday. “I know if I’m in the top four races on February 28th. There’s a lot to do in the next two months.”
Milan is likely to be one of Intel’s main title challengers again, but Stefano Pioli’s team, undefeated in the opening 12 games of the season, recently lost three of the last six games. rice field. Empoli is Milan’s last opponent before today’s winter vacation and has already defeated Juventus and Naples this season and will not be a pushover.
Naples’ 1-0 victory at San Siro on Sunday saw them climb over Milan and sit second by goal difference. They also collapsed after being undefeated in the opening round of 12 games. Wednesday’s victory in Spezia keeps them in the title hunt. 4th place Atalanta’s 6-game Serie A streak ended on Sunday by AS Roma. So with Intel in mind, you can’t afford to get any more drop points in Genoa.
Naples captain Insigne tested positive for Covid-19
According to the Serie A club, Naples captain Lorenzo Insigne tested positive for Covid-19. “Players will be quarantined at home. The team will follow instructions from local health authorities to perform a series of swab tests and the results will be announced later in the afternoon,” read the club’s statement.
Italy played a central role in this season’s Serie A title challenge in Naples, scoring four goals in 15 league appearances and Luciano Spalletti’s side rising to second place by four points over leader Inter Milan. Helped. Incine misses the clash of Naples’ home with Spezia fighting the relegation. This is the last match before the two-week winter vacation.
AC Milan striker Ibrahimovic injured in Empoli match
AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the latest player in the club to be excluded from the injury, Stefano Pioli yesterday sought to end Rossoneri’s recent unwinning run with Empori before winter vacation. He said he was. Milan has lost key figures such as Simon Kjær, Ante Rebic, Olivier Giroud, Rafael Leão and Davide Calabria injured in recent weeks, and absenteeism coincides with the depression. “Ibra isn’t there tomorrow because his knees are overloaded,” Pioli said at a press conference.
Milan has scored one point from the last three games in every tournament. With a 1-0 defeat to Naples on Sunday, they fell to third place in Serie A, four points behind leader Intel ahead of today’s trip to Empolis. “The number of muscle injuries in November was so high that we can pay the price in the long run. We are overcoming the problem and will overcome it after the winter vacation,” Pioli said. Told. Milan started the season undefeated in the first 12 games, but has since won two in the last seven games of Serie A.
They have been one of the surprises of the season since their promotion from Serie B and face a tricky challenge to undefeated 9th place Empoli in five league games. “When you don’t get results, it’s natural to be restless, but you’re more determined,” Pioli said. “I want to get back on track after losing at home. Milan played a good match with Naples. But we are making some errors that you can’t afford to buy if you want results. We need a lot of quality. “
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