MN: Milan 10 points up at this stage compared to last season as Inter and Juventus struggle

By Oliver Fisher -

AC Milan have taken a big step forward in a year, as can be seen when comparing the point totals after six games this season compared to last.

As MilanNews notes, Milan are the team that have improved most over the course of a full season, having amassed 10 points more after six league games in 2020-21 compared to 2019-20. The team that follows them in the rankings is Roberto De Zerbi’s Sassuolo, who are 8 better off.

Despite being third in the table, Juventus have four points less than they did at this point last season, which is worse than Antonio Conte’s Inter who are at -7.

Roma and Lazio are both consistent, while below is the full ranking…

Milan 16 points (+10)
Sassuolo 14 (+8)
Juventus 12 (-4)
Atalanta 12 (-1)
Napoli 11 (-1)**
Inter 11 (-7)
Hellas Verona 11 (+5)
Roma 11 (=)
Sampdoria 10 (+7)
Lazio 10 (=)
Fiorentina 7 (-1)
Cagliari 7 (-3)
Bologna 6 (-2)
Benevento 6 (in Serie B)
Parma 5 ( -4)
Genoa 5 (=)*
Spezia 5 (in Serie B)
Udinese 3 (-4)
Torino 1 (-8)*
Crotone 1 (in Serie B)

* One game less
** One penalty point

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