Napoli win their first Serie A title in 33 years

Napoli win the Serie A title for the year 2022-23 on Thursday night.

After 33 years of waiting, Napoli FC has finally clinched the Serie A title with five games still to play. The Naples-based team has been in exceptional form throughout the season, winning 25 games, drawing 5, and losing just thrice. Their impressive performances on the pitch have seen them accumulate a staggering 80 points, putting them 24 points ahead of second-place Lazio.

Napoli’s journey to the top of the Serie A table has been marked by a series of standout performances by their star players, including Lorenzo Insigne, Dries Mertens, and Kalidou Koulibaly. Insigne has been particularly influential, scoring 17 goals and providing 7 assists, while Mertens and Koulibaly have both been rock-solid in defense.

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The team’s success this season has been largely down to the tactical nous of their manager, Spalletti. Napoli’s Serie A title triumph will be celebrated by fans across the world, but especially in Naples, where the club is based. The team has a special place in the hearts of Neapolitans, who have supported the club through thick and thin over the years.