News24xx.com - Juventus ensured its 8th scudetto in a row after beating Fiorentina. The Bianconeri set new record in Europe. Juventus locked the title of Italian league championship 2018/2019 in Week 33, against Fiorentina at Allianz Stadium on Saturday, April 20th 2019. Did a comeback, Cristiano Ronaldo and his teammates managed to turn the score and win 2-1.
The victory made Juventus collect 87 points from 33 matches, 20 points ahead of Napoli. The points Juventus collected will not be overtaken by the second position even if they don’t play for the next 5 matches, thus the championship title fell to Juventus. For Juventus, this season's Scudetto is its 8th scudetto title in a row. Since the 2011/2012 season until 2018/2019, the team from the City of Turin keeps winning the title.
This achievement makes Juventus set a new world record. They become the first team to be able to win the league title for eight times in a row, in the top five European leagues (Italy, France, England, Spain, Germany). La Vecchia Signora broke his own record, to set new record in Europe.
The previous record, there are two teams, Lyon who have won seven consecutive times since the 2001/2002 season until 2007/2008 and Juventus did it in 2011/2012 until 2017/2018.