Juventus take over top spot in Serie A from Inter


Reigning champions Juventus ended Inter Milan’s undefeated football league start to move the top spot of Serie A.

On Sunday, Juventus beat Inter 2-1 in an away match in the San Siro.

Gonzalo Higuain scored a late winner in the 80th minute to move one point above their opponents.

Inter had won all six league games before losing to Juventus.

In Italy’s Serie A, Juventus topped the league with 19 points. ‘Bianconeri’ are followed by Inter with 18 points and Atalanta with 16 points.

After the latest games in the top five European football leagues over the weekend, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Borussia Monchengladbach, Juventus, and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) are in the top positions in their respective leagues.

In the English Premier League, the leader Liverpool beat Leicester City 2-1 to win the first eight matches of the season in a row.

Reigning champions Manchester City were defeated by Wolverhampton Wanderers 2-0.

The leader Liverpool have 24 points followed by Manchester City with 16 points and Arsenal with 15 points.

In the Spanish La Liga, Real Madrid beat Granada 4-2 to remain at the top spot.

Reigning champs Barcelona also defeated Sevilla 4-0 to win three matches in a row.

The leader Real Madrid with 18 points were followed by Barcelona with 16 points and Atletico Madrid with 15 points.

In Germany’s Bundesliga, Borussia Monchengladbach beat Augsburg 5-1 to move up the top spot.

Wolfsburg also defeated Union Berlin 1-0 while Hoffenheim beat the reigning champs Bayern Munich 2-1.

The leader Borussia Monchengladbach having bagged 16 points were followed by Wolfsburg with 15 points and Bayern Munich with 14 points.

In the French Ligue 1, the reigning champions Paris Saint-Germain beat Angers 4-0.

Nantes beat Nice 1-0 to move up the second spot.

The PSG topped the league with 21 points, followed by Nantes with 19 points each.
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