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Paris Saint-Germain defeats Inter Milan

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Serge Aurier scored twice & Paris Saint-Germain beat Inter Milan 3-1 on Sunday at the University of Oregon's Autzen Stadium.

Layvin Kurzawa moreover scored for PSG on a stunning free kick in the 61st minute in the International Champions Cup match. Stevan Jovetic scored for Inter Milan on a penalty kick in stoppage time following the first half.

Autzen Stadium, the home football field of the Oregon Ducks, hosted the match, part of the International Champions Cup. Real grass was laid down on the artificial turf field, obscuring the yellow 'O' at midfield. Attendance was announced at 24,147.

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Napoli loses 2-0 at Inter Milan to end faint title hopes

Napoli loses 2-0 at Inter Milan to end faint title hopes

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Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi, center bottom, celebrates with his teammates Stevan Jovetic, right,  …

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Napolis Marek Hamsik, left, challenges for the ball with Inter Milan's Marcelo Brozovic during t …

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Inter Milan's Marcelo Brozovic, right, scores a goal during the Serie A soccer match between Int …

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Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi celebrates after scoring during the Serie A soccer match between Inte …

MILAN (AP) — Any slim hope Napoli had of snatching the Serie A title evaporated as it lost 2-0 at Inter Milan, which boosted its chances of qualifying for the Champions League on Saturday.

Napoli remained second yet league leader Juventus can move nine points clear with a victory over relegation-threatened Palermo on Sunday.

Second spot is moreover at risk as Roma can close the gap to three points with a win at Atalanta.

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Inter Milan look to reinforce lead, Juventus continue fightback

Inter Milan look to reinforce lead, Juventus continue fightback

Milan (AFP) – Leaders Inter Milan host Verona on Wednesday looking to build on their positive start in Serie A as champions Juventus aim to continue their climb back up the table.

With four consecutive wins & only one goal conceded, Roberto Mancini's men are already being talked of as scudetto challengers to four-time consecutive champions Juventus.

But Mancini — who won seven trophies including three consecutive league titles in his previous spell in charge (2004-2008) — was quick to dampen any premature enthusiasm.

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'Exemplary' Balotelli set for Milan start

'Exemplary' Balotelli set for Milan start

Milan (AFP) – Mario Balotelli could make his first start since returning to AC Milan as the Rossoneri travel to Udinese on Tuesday looking to build on their gutsy 3-2 win over Palermo at the weekend.

Balotelli re-joined Milan on a season-long loan deal last month after a disastrous year with Liverpool, whom he joined in the summer of 2014 following a mitigated 18 months at the San Siro.

The 25-year-old has made two appearances so far for Sinisa Mihajlovic's side, coming off the bench in the second half in the 1-0 derby defeat to Inter Milan & then against Palermo on Saturday when fellow striker Carlos Bacca hit a brace in a 3-2 victory over the Sicilians.

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Soccer-European roundup-City lose perfect record, Barca cruise

Soccer-European roundup-City lose perfect record, Barca cruise

LONDON, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Leaders Manchester City lost their 100 percent Premier League record with a 2-1 home loss to West Ham United while Barcelona, Borussia Dortmund & Inter Milan all won to stay top.

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Premier League leaders Manchester City suffered a surprise 2-1 home defeat by West Ham United that ended their 100 percent record & cut their advantage over second-placed local rivals Manchester United to two points.

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Barcelona, Dortmund and Inter maintain perfect league record

Barcelona, Dortmund & Inter maintain perfect league record

Lionel Messi & Barcelona maintained their winning start to the season despite the Argentina star suddenly looking shaky from the penalty spot.

Borussia Dortmund & Inter Milan moreover have perfect records in Germany & Italy, while Manchester United's new signing Anthony Martial kept up his impressive start in England.

Here is a look at Europe's major leagues on Sunday:

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Soccer-Serie A results and standings

Soccer-Serie A results & standings

Sept 20 (Infostrada Sports) – Results & standings from the Serie A matches on Sunday

Sunday, September 20

AS Roma 2 Sassuolo 2

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Napoli look to boost embattled coach Sarri

Napoli look to boost embattled coach Sarri

Milan (AFP) – Napoli host Lazio looking to rebuild confidence around beleaguered coach Maurizio Sarri on Sunday as Juventus aim to build on their solid form in Europe by clinching their first league win of the season away to Genoa.

With stuttering champions Juventus slipping to 16th after two defeats & a draw, Napoli's sluggish start to Serie A under Sarri had almost gone unnoticed — until Diego Maradona dropped a bombshell last week.

The outspoken former Napoli striker said Sarri was "the wrong man for the job" of leading the Partenopei, who won the last of their two league titles when the Argentinian legend last starred at the San Paolo in the early 1990s.

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Italian league launches streaming service to show games

Italian league launches streaming service to show games

MILAN (AP) — The Italian league has launched a new online streaming service that will allow fans to watch up to three matches each round.

The service will be free for the rest of the month on the Serie A app – which is only available in Italy – & will then cost 2 euros per match, or 3.99 euros for all three.

The new Serie A TV will moreover offer a second screen during the fixtures, where viewers can consult statistics approximately the match & individual players. There will be a pre- & post-match show for each game featured.

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