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Inter win 2023/24 Serie A title


Inter secured the 2023/24 Serie A title after defeating native rivals AC Milan at San Siro on Monday night time.

Francesco Acerbi’s 18th-minute header set the Nerazzurri on their manner earlier than Marcus Thuram made it 2-0 firstly of the second half.

Although Fikayo Tomori was available to half the deficit late on and immediate a nervy finale – which included pink playing cards for Theo Hernandez, Denzel Dumfries and Davide Calabria – Simone Inzaghi’s facet held agency to file the membership’s twentieth top-flight Italian championship.

They’ll now not be caught by Stefano Pioli’s Rossoneri, who sit 17 factors behind in second place with solely 5 video games left to play.

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There was late drama at San Siro / Marco Luzzani/GettyImages

Inter‘s title triumph – their first since Antonio Conte’s outfit managed the feat in 2020/21 – additionally helped the membership leapfrog AC Milan for complete Serie A title wins, reaching 20 in comparison with their Derby della Madonnina foes’ 19. They’ve misplaced only one league recreation all season, coming in opposition to Sassuolo again in September.

Defending champions Napoli by no means threatened to repeat their 2022/23 heroics, affected by all kinds of various off-field drama. After supervisor Luciano Spalletti left, each Rudi Garcia and Walter Mazzarri have been sacked for poor performances earlier than Slovakia head coach Francesco Calzona was handed the reins for the rest of the marketing campaign.

Juventus have been too inconsistent to mount a title cost, whereas shock package deal Bologna look set to take fourth place.