06 May '11, 1am

AC Milan need 1 more point for Saturday title party: ROME - AC MILAN will be celebrating an 18th Serie A title t...

ROME - AC MILAN will be celebrating an 18th Serie A title this weekend if they avoid defeat away to Roma on Saturday. Milan just need one more point to ensure they win the league and even if they don't get it on Saturday night, they could still be crowned champions on Sunday if Inter Milan fail to beat Fiorentina. Only a month ago, the Serie A title race appeared to be heading for a thrilling three-way finish, with some even speculating that then in-form Udinese could turn it into a four-way battle. But Milan beat both Inter and Napoli 3-0 at home and neither side recovered from those defeats to mount a serious challenge. Since a surprise defeat at Palermo seemed to open the door to their rivals in March, Milan have won five in a row. What's more, star forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic has played in only one of those matches and is due to return to the fold against Roma, who will...

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