Antonio Conte hailed Romelu Lukaku's progress since joining Inter Milan last season as the Belgian scored his seventh goal this campaign in a 2-0 Serie A win over Genoa.
Romelu Lukaku and Danilo D'Ambrosio's second half goals got Inter Milan back winning 2-0 at Genoa on Saturday to move third in Serie A ahead of Atalanta who fell 3-1 to Sampdoria. Antonio Conte's Inter bounced back after a 2-1 derby defeat to AC Milan and a 2-2 Champions League stalemate at home against Borussia Moenchengladbach. After being pegged back in the first half, Conte brought reinforcements off the bench with Nicolo Barella coming on for Christian Eriksen and Achraf Hakimi replacing Iv...
Fabio Quagliarella scored for the fourth consecutive game as Sampdoria inflicted a second straight Serie A defeat on Atalanta, winning 3-1 in Bergamo on Saturday. Claudio Ranieri's side claimed their third successive league victory after beating Fiorentina and Lazio to move level on points with third-placed Atalanta. "Last year we were in (a) full battle to avoid relegation and it was difficult to challenge Atalanta," said Ranieri.
|Champions League (League Winners): Milan|
|Champions League (League Position): Napoli, Sassuolo, Internazionale|
|Europa Cup (League Position): Juventus|
|Relegation (League Position): Udinese, Torino, Crotone|