Watch the goals of the Inter Milan and Atalanta 1-1 match
Inter wins Serie A champions after a 1-1 draw with Atalanta in Sassuolo on Sunday.
The Nerazzurri have won the Scudetto for the first time since their treble-winning season in 2009-10.
Since the turn of the year, Antonio Conte’s team has surged ahead of Milan’s early pace-setters by 13 points.
Inter won 2-0 at Crotone on Saturday, leaving Atalanta with just a victory over Sassuolo to prevent them from celebrating.
Atalanta took the lead after 32 minutes when Robin Gosens scored after goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini was sent off, but Domenico Berardi equalized seven minutes later.
Luis Muriel had a chance to keep the title race alive when he won a penalty after a foul that earned Marlon Santos a second yellow card, but Andrea Consigli saved his lousy attempt.
Inter’s victory puts an end to Juventus’ nine-year winning streak.
The Nerazzurri’s 19th Scudetto lifted them beyond Milan and into sole possession of the second position behind Juventus (36 titles).
Conte’s team had matched their total points (82) and clean sheets (14) from last season. When they finished a point behind the Bianconeri.
Juve’s attention in the final weeks of the season has shifted to merely qualifying for the Champions League. Also as they were outside the top four heading into Sunday’s game at Udinese.
Inter’s 11-year wait for the Scudetto came to an end on Sunday. When they were crowned Serie A champions.
After beating Crotone 2-0 on Saturday, Atalanta needed to win Sassuolo to keep their title hopes alive, despite trailing by 13 points.
However, Atalanta could only manage a 1-1 draw at the MAPEI Stadium. Meaning Inter is the new champion, breaking Juventus’ nine-year reign.
The Italian giants have conceded 29 goals (the best defensive record in Serie A) while scoring 74 goals under Antonio Conte (joint-second behind Atalanta).
Since Opta began collecting data in 2005, Romelu Lukaku has also been the first player to score 20 goals and provide 10 assists in a single Serie A season. Inter wins Serie A