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Inter Reclaim Serie A Summit With Empoli Win

. Inter Players Celebrate Their Victory Against Empoli

. Inter Players Celebrate Their Victory Against Empoli

Inter Milan are back on top of Serie A log after securing a hard-fought 1-0 win at Empoli courtesy Mauro Icardi’s strike on the stroke of halftime.

Fiorentina had briefly held top spot due to their impressive 3-1 win at Palermo‎ but Roberto Mancini’s men again showed their title credentials with a familiar scoreline this season thus leading to a 12th clean sheet in just 18 league games, which is more than any other side in the Serie A.

Napoli kept up the pressure on Inter Milan at the top of the table with a 2-1 win over stubborn Torino at home. Lorenzo Insigne’s opener was cancelled out by a Fabio Quagliarella penalty before marek Hamsik scored what proved to be the winner four minutes from the interval.

Week 18 Results:

Napoli 2-1 Torino

Juventus 3-0 Hellas Verona

Chievo Verona 3-3 AS Roma

Empoli 0-1 Inter Milan

Lazio 0-0 Carpi

AC Milan 0-1 Bologna

Genoa 2-3 Sampdoria

Sassuolo 2-2 Frosinone

Udinese 2-1 Atalanta

Palermo 1-3 Fiorentina

Standings(Top 4):

1. Inter Milan 39pts

2. Fiorentina 38pts

3. Napoli 38pts

4. Juventus 36pts

Standings(Bottom 4):

17. Genoa 16pts

18. Frosinone 15pts

19. Carpi 11pts

20. Hellas Verona 8pts

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