In a no-stakes game, Juventus ended their Serie A season with another loss (3-1) to AS Roma, a worrying result before the Champions League. Inter Milan for their part took 2nd place, where three teams were competing.
. Juve in difficulty
Of course, Juventus have been champions for two days and of course, Maurizio Sarri had made a large turnover in anticipation of the knockout round of the Champions League on Friday against Lyon.
But precisely, the bianconeri, without Ronaldo, again offered a sad performance on Saturday and ended their Serie A season with a 3-1 home defeat against AS Roma, also reshuffled.
Higuain quickly opened the game. score for Juventus, who fielded three young players from their Primavera team at kick-off, then joined by two more of their usual team-mates.
But then Kalinic and then Perotti twice exposed Juve's defensive weaknesses , more and more recurring.
In the end, the Turinese ended the season with three losses in four games and only one point ahead of Inter Milan. Lyon, a 1-0 first leg winner, can believe in their chances.
. Inter second
Irregular this season, Antonio Conte's team finish with legs and can hope for a good run in the Europa League, where they will face Getafe next week.
On Saturday, D's two quick goals 'Ambrosio (1st) and Young (20th) were enough to discourage Atalanta, which nonetheless closed its championship in a superb 3rd place.
But ten days before the shock against Paris SG in the Champions League , the Lombard team seems to be stalling, even if it may also have the spirit a little turned towards the Lisbon Final 8.
Above all, the glitches are piling up. After Palomino’s injury and the now confirmed absence of Ilicic in Lisbon, it was starting goalkeeper Gollini who was injured early in the game. The first news was reassuring, however, according to the Italian channel Sky.
. Motionless yes, Lazio no
The greatest satisfaction for the Romans came from the goal of Immobile, who with 36 goals equaled the record of goals scored in one season, established by Higuain in 2016.
On the Napoli side, the very bad news came from the injury of Captain Insigne, very disabling before returning to Barcelona in the Champions League.
. Hardwearing Ibra
On Saturday, he scored again against Cagliari (3-0) and could even have improved his total if his penalty was not stopped by Cragno.
The Lombard club are trying to get him to sign a new contract for next season and we understand why.
On Sunday, Serie A will deliver its last verdict, at the bottom of the table. Genoa (17th) and Lecce (18th) will engage in a distant duel not to join Spal and Brescia in Serie B.
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