1971â€“72 Serie A
The Serie A 1971/72 was the 39th season of the Italian Serie A. The season began on October 3 1971und ended May 28, 1972. Promoted as Atalanta, AC Mantova and U.S. Catanzaro came from Serie B to do so. The championship Juventus secured only on the last day before the AC Milan. By winning the championship Juventus allowed to participate in the European Cup of Champions 1972/73. For the UEFA Cup, the AC Turin, Cagliari Calcio, Inter Milan and ACF Fiorentina qualified. The vice- champions AC Milan qualified as winning derCoppa Italia for the Europa Cup Winners' Cup 1972/73 the following year. Relegated to the B series had the AC Mantova, U.S. Catanzaro and Varese FC.
The cross table presents the results of all games this season represents the home team is listed in the left column, the visiting team on the top line.
(in brackets the matches and goals are specified)
- Goal: Pietro Carmignani (25 / - ); Massimo Piloni (5 / -)
- Defense: Antonello Cuccureddu (10 / -); Silvio Longobucco (2 / - ); Gianpietro Marchetti (29/ 1); Francesco Morini (30 / - ); Gianluigi Roveta (1 / - ); Sandro Salvadore ( 30/1)
- Midfielders: Fabio Capello (29/ 9); Franco Causio (30/ 6); Giuseppe Furino (27/ 2); Helmut Haller (23/ 5); Gianluigi Savoldi (13 / - ); Luciano Spinosi (30/ 1); Fernando Viola ( 4 / -)
- Storm: Pietro Anastasi (30/ 11); Roberto Bettega (14/ 10); Adriano Novellini ( 11/1)
- Coach: Čestmír Vycpálek