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Serie A welcomes Lazio and Inter Milan’s challenge

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Twelve games from the end of 2019/20 Serie A season, Juventus, Lazio and Inter Milan have a strong case for lifting the title.

Juventus have been cruising in Serie A. The Old Lady has been unmatched in pedigree as title after title was secured without much competition.

Only Napoli put up some resistance. And now the architect of their success, Maurizio Sarri, occupies the managerial hotseat in Turin.

Perennial title aspirers, AS Roma, have also tried to be in the reckoning but have come up short. Their squad could not manage the tiring rigors of a season and bowed out.

For the last seven years, Juventus would put themselves apart form the chasing crowd. The aspirations of pretenders would come to naught as the Old Lady would claim domestic glory.

It had become obscene. And a one-horse race.  But not this season and everyone should rejoice.