The first phase of the new season in the Italian Football League witnessed a remarkable thing.. What is it?
The first phase of the new season in the Italian Football League witnessed a remarkable thing; It is the first time in the history of the tournament that the teams that finished in the top eight last season win their matches at the start of the new season.
The champion Milan beat Udinese 4-2, the second Inter Milan beat Lecce 2-1, the third Napoli beat Verona 5-2, and the fourth Juventus beat Sassuolo 3-0.
The fifth Lazio defeated Bologna 2-1, the sixth Roma beat Salernitana 1-0, the seventh Fiorentina beat Cremonese 3-2, and Atalanta eighth beat Sampdoria 2-0.
In addition, Napoli scored for the first time in its history more than 4 goals in its opening match in the Italian League, in contrast, Verona conceded more than 4 goals for the first time in the first match of the new season.
1 – For the first time in the #SerieA history, the teams that have ended the tournament in the top eight positions in the previous season have won their seasonal debut in the next campaign. Continuity.
— OptaPaolo 🏆 (@OptaPaolo) August 15, 2022