Serie A match report Napoli v Torino 06 May 2018

Aaron Brown
May 9, 2018

Juve, who are now seven points clear at the top, could be crowned champions on Sunday if Torino beat second-placed Napoli, who are seven points behind.

"We passed the ball around very well but we made two mistakes which proved very costly", he told reporters.

Torino leveled 10 minutes into the second half when Daniele Baselli's effort was deflected in off Vlad Chiriches.

The change paid off as the sub restored Napoli's lead with a strike from outside of the box with 15 minutes remaining.

MILAN (AP) - Juventus has the champagne on ice after Napoli was held to a 2-2 draw by Torino on Sunday to all but mathematically hand the Bianconeri their seventh straight Serie A title.

But there was to be a late twist in tale as De Silvestri headed Torino level for a goal which had huge implications both in Naples and back in Turin.

Sarri said the "real turning point" was Juventus' last-gasp win over Inter Milan last weekend with two goals in the final three minutes.

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Roma moved third, two points above Lazio, which was held to a 1-1 draw against Atalanta.

Inter put last week's last-gasp 3-2 defeat to Juventus behind them, sealing victory with first-half goals from Andrea Ranocchia, Rafinha and captain Mauro Icardi.

The 29-year-old was one of the best players at the Allianz Stadium.

Roma broke two points clear of Lazio in third thanks to Turkish global forward Cengiz Under's 15th minute strike in a 1-0 win which saw Cagliari slip into the bottom three. Roma goalkeeper Alisson then denied the Sardinians with several outstanding saves.

Udinese slip to just a point above the drop zone, with Chievo moving ahead of them after a 2-1 win against relegation rivals Crotone.

Gianluca Lapadula appeared to have turned the match around four minutes later but Goran Pandev was sent off shortly after for a two-footed tackle on Bruno Gaspar.

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