Saturday, 08 August, 2020

Juve rest Ronaldo for Serie A finale as Champions League looms

Ciro Immobile Scarpa d'oro GFX Lazio marksman Ciro Immobile to win European Golden Shoe after Cristiano Ronaldo is LEFT OUT of Juventus squad
Cary Erickson | 02 August, 2020, 06:38

Nikola Kalinic headed Roma level and Diego Perotti put the visitors ahead from a penalty before halftime.

It means champions Juve, who rested several players including Cristiano Ronaldo, finish the campaign with back-to-back losses before aiming to overturn a last-16 deficit against Ligue 1 Lyon.

This is the first time Inter have finished second since 2010-11 - and also marks the first time the top two in Serie A were separated by just one point since 2001-02.

He ended on 36 strikes following a goal against Napoli on the final match round of the Serie A season.

Antonio Conte's Inter were deserved winners with Danilo D'Ambrosio heading them ahead after 50 seconds, before Ashley Young's excellent curling effort after cutting in from the left wing.

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Atlanta, who meet Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League quarter-finals, finish in third place for their second consecutive season.

Immobile needs just one more goal against Napoli on Saturday to equal the scoring record of 36 goals for a single campaign achieved by Gonzalo Higuain, playing for Napoli, in the 2015-16 season.

Portuguese ace Ronaldo has won the Golden Shoe four times during his illustrious career, the last of those coming in the 2014-15 season, when he scored a remarkable 48 goals in 35 La Liga games with Real Madrid.

Immobile will also win the European Golden Shoe for the continent's top scorer this term, having overtaken Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski's tally of 34 in midweek.

In the San Siro, Zlatan Ibrahimovic missed a penalty but scored his 10th league goal since January as AC Milan finished with a 3-0 win over Cagliari.