Napoli are edging closer to their third scudetto after defeating Juventus 1-0 on Serie A Matchday 31 whereas Lazio lost to Torino by the same score.
AC Milan won 2-0 against Lecce, Inter registered a 3-0 victory against Empoli, Atalanta defeated AS Roma 3-1, and Monza came back from a two-goal deficit to win 3-2 against Fiorentina.
Elsewhere, Udinese smashed Cremonese 3-0, Salernitana won by the same score against Sassuolo, Hellas Verona won 2-1 against Bologna, and Sampdoria were held to a 1-1 draw against Spezia.
Here is the Serie A Team of the Week for Matchday 31 of the 2022/23 season, which is deployed in the 4-3-3 formation. Let us know your thoughts!
Serie A 22/23 – Matchday 31 Team of the Week
Michele Di Gregorio – Monza
Despite not keeping a clean sheet, he did have his moments in the victory against Fiorentina. Made some important saves and one of his long kicks from his penalty area inadvertently became an assist for Dany Mota.
Rafael Toloi – Atalanta
Won seven out of 10 duels, made six clearances, and scored the second goal against AS Roma.
Perr Schuurs – Torino
Impressed with his defending and distribution in the victory against Lazio. Made eight clearances, and completed 96% of his passes, which included seven out of eight accurate long balls.
Fikayo Tomori – AC Milan
Made six clearances against Lecce, and completed 77 passes, more than anyone else on the pitch.
Tommaso Augello – Sampdoria
One of the rare bright spots in what has been a horrendous campaign for the Blucerchiati. He assisted for Bruno Amione with a corner, which was his third assist in his last three games.
Lazar Samardzic – Udinese
Opened the scoring against Cremonese with a strike from the outside of his left foot and he assisted for Nehuen Perez with a free-kick.
Stanislav Lobotka – Napoli
The Slovakian midfielder made seven recoveries against Juventus and achieved a passing completion rate of 99%.
Simone Verdi – Hellas Verona
Was decisive in the victory against Bologna, finding the back of the net twice.
Boulaye Dia – Salernitana
Scored the second goal against Sassuolo and provided an assist for Lassana Coulibaly.
Romelu Lukaku – Inter
The Belgian striker was involved in all three Nerazzurri goals, scoring the first two and then assisting for Lautaro Martinez.
Rafael Leao – AC Milan
The Portuguese winger scored both goals in the victory against Lecce. His first goal was a rare header, and the second one was a typical Leao run and clinical strike.