Friday December 29 2017
Napoli aim to be winter champions

Napoli will be crowned winter champions if they beat Crotone tonight, with only five teams in the last 23 years failng to take the Scudetto after leading at halfway.

The Partenopei face Crotone tonight, their 19th game of the Serie A campaign, meaning they’ll be exactly halfway through the season after the final whistle.

With Maurizio Sarri’s side holding a one point lead at the top of the table, they’ll be crowned Campioni d’Inverno if they beat the Squali tonight.

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Wednesday January 18 2012
One hand on the Scudetto

Three teams will be fighting for the Scudetto d’Inverno this weekend. Antonio Labbate looks at the statistical significance of being named Winter Champions.

If there was an actual trophy awarded to Serie A’s Winter Champions then it would be made of ice. Initially durable enough to be lofted into the cold January air as a statement of intent, but ultimately so tenuous that it could slowly melt into the annals of triviality. The real Scudetto, as we all know, is usually won in the sunshine of May.