Since losing to Sampdoria, Inter Milan has finished 18 games without losing and is now the first to win 14 games in a row at home.
Inter Milan head coach Antonio Conte, the center and the players celebrate at the end of the Serie A match against Sampdoria. AP
Inter Milan celebrates thousands of fans outside San Siro Stadium, honors the pitch, celebrates the Serie A title for the first time in more than a decade, defeats Sampdoria 5 to 1 and beats Antonio Conte’s team 14 Brought home victory twice in a row.
The match on Saturday was held in a closed room for the following reasons: Coronavirus With restrictions, thousands of “Nerazzurri” supporters celebrated outside San Siro.
“Satisfaction is immeasurable,” Conte said.
“It’s no wonder we and our fans are desperate to celebrate what we’ve been waiting for.
“We are happy to bring this joy to them.”
Sampdoria players formed a guardian of honor when the newly crowned champion went up on the pitch for the first time since 2010 last weekend after sealing the 19th “Squadet”.
Claudio Ranieri’s 9th-placed Sampdoria did not ruin the party, with Keita Balde scoring the visitor’s only goal 35 minutes later.
“Inter played with enthusiastic wings,” Ranieri said. “They played a great match.”
Ranieri, who led Leicester to the 2016 Premier League title, said his Genoa side wanted to mark the opportunity as a guardian of honor.
“I told the players that it was good to celebrate like in England, but they immediately agreed with me,” he said.
Intel’s top scorer Romelu Lukaku and other players who played a key role in the success of the title stayed on the bench, and Conte chose to start with a player who was less present during the season.
Roberto Gagliardini started scoring after latching on Ashley Young’s cross in just four minutes.
Alexis Sanchez added two more spells in the first half of the 10th minute, scoring points on both sides of the balde with rebounds.
Substitute Andrea Pinamonti added an hour later, Lautaro Martinez completed the rout from the penalty spot in 20 minutes, and Inter won against the losing side earlier this season. This is one of two losses.
Since losing to Sampdoria, Intel has played 18 games without losing and won 14 games in a row for the first time at home.
The entire team celebrated under the “Curva Nord” tribune, which is usually occupied by interfans.
“We continue to be exceptional. We have scored 85 points since the away game with Sampdoria and have not lost,” Conte said.
“The boys continue to be impressed and it’s really nice to see them play. We have regained trust in this club.”
Naples is second
Naples beat Spezia 4-1 to move up to second place 15 points behind Inter and maintain the Champions League chase, but Lazio’s expectations for elite European football are 2-0 at Fiorentina. I lost.
Naples is one point ahead of Atalanta, Juventus and AC Milan. These teams have tied 69 points before playing this weekend.
Lazio is in 6th place, 5 points away from the top four and has less game play.
Dusan Vlahovic scored two goals to keep Tuscany away from the relegation zone, with Fiorentina scoring 21 goals in the campaign.
“I have a lot of regrets,” said Lazio coach Simone Inzaghi. “I had a sad face in the changing room, so now I have to work hard and start over.”
Gennaro Gattuso’s Naples lost to Spezia 2-1 at home in January, but counterattacked a team on the verge of relegation and extended their undefeated to 12 games.
Polish midfielder Piotr Zielinski finished Giovanni Di Lorenzo’s turn back 15 minutes later, offering a cross to Nigeria’s international Victor Osimhen and scoring a second goal eight minutes later.
Osimhen completed his first Serie A brace and scored seven goals in many games before interrupting Lorenzo Insigne’s free kick.
The 22-year-old was injured and scored a total of 10 goals in 21 games played in the campaign.
Roberto Piccoli scored a goal for Spezia an hour later, but Osimhen rolled the ball to Hirving Lozano. The goal was confirmed after watching VAR.
Naples lost his greatest goal scorer, Dries Mertens, to an ankle injury in the second half, just seven minutes after the Belgians got off the bench.
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