The verdicts of the last day of Serie A. Lecce are relegated to Serie B, saving the photo finish for Genoa.
The die is cast, the longest Serie A ever has issued its verdicts: Genoa remain in the top flight while Lecce relegates to Serie B with Spal and Brescia.
The last day of the championship did not give great emotions because Genoa closed the practice of salvation already in the first half (closed on three to zero on a Verona that had nothing more to ask from this championship).
At the same time, Lecce was relegated to Serie B losing 4 to 3 at home to Parma. Liverani's men did not succeed in the enterprise.
Let's summarize what we have seen this year. The championship went to Juventus, Inter, Atalanta and Lazio will also participate in the next group stage of the Champions League.
In reality, the Biancocelesti are not yet mathematically qualified because they would be relegated to the Europa League if Naples and Rome were to triumph in Europe. But obviously this is a difficult scenario.
Just Naples and Rome qualified for the next group stage of the Europa League. Napoli thanks to the triumph in the Italian Cup, while Roma thanks to their fifth place in Serie A. Milan will restart from the Europa League preliminaries.
As mentioned, Spal, Brescia and Lecce were relegated to Serie B. The top scorer was won by Immobile with 36 goals. The Lazio player also won the Golden Boot and equaled Higuain's record at the time of Napoli.
Genoa-Hellas Verona 3-0
The hosts unlocked the game at 13 'thanks to a goal from Sanabria. The striker did everything he could to get back from the injury in good time and immediately proved decisive.
At 25 ', doubling of the unleashed Sanabria on an assist from Pandev. For the former Roma center forward, a brace that has the flavor of salvation.
At the end of the first half, Romero scored the 3-0 goal, mortgaging the salvation. In the second half, no goals but three red cards. Genoa closed with nine men due to the expulsions of Romero and Cassata, while Verona closed with ten players due to the expulsion of Amrabat.
Lecce 3-4 Parma
Parma took the lead in the 11th minute. Hernani hit the post, then the ball is carambulated on Lucioni's body and slipped into the net. Guests ahead thanks to an own goal.
Parma doubled in the 24th minute with Caprari. The right-footed shot of the former Roma striker left no way out for the Lecce goalkeeper.
Lecce unleashed in the first half final. The Salentini equalized the score with two goals with a header. Barak scored from Mancosu's cross from the right, while Meccariello scored from a corner.
Parma took the lead at the start of the second half with Cornelius on Barilla's assist. Then the ducals ended the game with Inglese. Lecce has shortened the gap with Lapadula but this was not enough to avoid relegation to Serie B.
Udinese scored early in the second half with Stefano Okaka on an assist from Kevin Lasagna.
Bologna 1-1 Turin
Sinisa Mihajlovic's team took the lead in the 18 'with Svanberg. The midfielder scored with a great shot from outside the penalty area on Soriano's assist.
Torino equalized the score in the second half with Simone Zaza on Verdi's assist.
Fiorentina closed their Serie A championship with a nice victory over Spal which allows them to position themselves on the left side of the table.
The purple patron Commisso is satisfied with this placement and has decided to confirm Iachini on the Fiorentina bench also for last year. He announced it himself during an interview with Sky Sport.
The Viola won Ferrara thanks to goals from Duncan, Kouame and Pulgar on a penalty kick. Spal, which had already been relegated to Serie B, scored the goal with Marco D'Alessandro.
Source: Blitz Quotidiano