the calendar of the three queens towards the scudetto

Uphill final for the Rossoneri, on the simplest paper for the pursuers: the sprint until May 22

The championship is in the final stages and Never before has the Scudetto race been full of protagonists like this year. The contenders remained three after Sunday’s revived Juventus of Massimiliano Allegri surrendered to Calhanoglu’s penalty, postponing the dreams of victory to next year and concentrating, by admission of the same Livorno coach, on fourth place. At the starting blocks then Milan, Inter and Spalletti’s Napoliall enclosed in four points, but with a different calendar, which further smoothes the fate of the championship, in case there was a need. Let’s see how.

Milan 67 points

Let’s start with Milan who, after being held back by a defensive Bologna, sees Napoli at one length and the cousins ​​of Inter at four. A missed opportunity that has caused more than a few stomach ache among the fans, also because the calendar is now anything but friend. After the more “light” challenges with a (in any case) difficult Turin away from home and a Genoa almost doomed, but still stubborn to play every chance of salvation, there will be three decisive matches against three teams of European caliber: the Lazio of Sarri away from home, then at home with the Fiorentina dynamic of Italiano, and finally Gasperini’s Atalanta, this year less sparkling, but still a very uncomfortable customer. Without forgetting Sassuolo and Verona, both away. Milan have shown on the pitch that they can be the favorite for the final victoryespecially after the very heavy victory in the return derby, but he often lost points against the little ones in decisive moments, a feature that threatens to undermine the Rossoneri’s scudetto dreams. Despite the small advantage therefore, the Devil is likely to have a very winding road towards a scudetto that has been missing for 11 years.

32nd round – Turin-Milan
33rd round – Milan-Genoa
34th round – Lazio-Milan
35th round – Milan-Fiorentina
36th round – Verona-Milan
37th round – Milan-Atalanta
38th round – Sassuolo-Milan

Napoli 66 points

Lto terrible Spalletti gangafter the suffered victory of Bergamo, is galvanized to the maximum and, always with a shred of superstition, he can no longer hide his aims for victory. If he can get through two huge rocks like Mourinho’s Roma, in great form in this championship final, and Fiorentina in the European format of Italian, the road will be clearly downhill. Empoli, Sassuolo, Turin, Genoa and Spezia in the last five are certainly not to be taken lightly, but the absence of high-ranking challenges in the final rush can represent a great advantage. Woe to let your guard down in the face of a slightly more lenient calendar, last year’s defeat against a Verona with a full stomach by now docet. And also pay attention to the Maradona factor, the stadium just named after the Pibe de oro does not do well for the Azzurri who scored only 29 points at home, against 37 away. The situation, however, speaks very clearly …

32nd round – Napoli-Fiorentina
33rd round – Naples-Rome
34th round – Empoli-Napoli
35th round – Napoli-Sassuolo
36th round – Turin-Naples
37th round – Naples-Genoa
38th round – Spezia-Naples

Inter 63 points

From the rear, Inter are much more than a pursuer. The favorite at the beginning of the championship for the final victory despite the illustrious defections of the summer market follows a step backwards, but is strengthened by the narrow victory against the bitter rival Juventus, which effectively excludes the bianconeri from the championship race. High morale and one more game to catch up (against Bologna and on which the neroazzurri have resorted to and hope for victory at the table), not a little smooth out the situation, putting Inter at the starting line substantially at the same point as the others. That said, apart from Roma, there are no high-ranking teams in Simone Inzaghi’s boys’ calendar. Eventually Bologna and Udinese, Empoli, Cagliari and Sampdoria are in the last five anything but prohibitive challenges. Obviously, it is forbidden to make mistakes, but to see Inter still as a possible favorite it’s not entirely wrong, despite the disadvantage.

32nd round – Inter-Verona
33rd round – Spezia-Inter
34th round – Inter-Roma
* 20th round – Bologna-Inter
35th round – Udinese-Inter
36th round – Inter-Empoli
37th round – Cagliari-Inter
38th round – Inter-Sampdoria

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