Serie A

Napoli boss Luciano Spalletti comments on “crowded” top of Serie A table

Napoli's Italian head coach Luciano Spalletti looks on prior to the Italian Serie A football match between SSC Napoli vs Spezia Calcio at Diego Armando Maradona Stadium in Naples on September 10, 2022. (Photo by Filippo MONTEFORTE / AFP) (Photo by FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP via Getty Images)
RomaPress Staff

Speaking ahead of his team’s league clash against Torino, Napoli boss and former Roma manager Luciano Spalletti believes the Scudetto race this season could include up to eight teams.

After seven rounds, five points separates first-placed Napoli and seventh-placed Inter with Juventus sitting eighth on ten points.

“We want to fight the other seven teams all the way until the end of the campaign,” he said this afternoon.

“The top of the table is really crowded with strong opponents who play good football. We’ve adapted well and must continue because all of these other teams are very well-equipped.”

“Even the teams that have less points than most expected will recover. But all of these teams can finish high in the table but obviously it’s still too early to make concrete assessments.”

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