Homehttps://server7.kproxy.com/servlet/redirect.srv/sruj/smyrwpoii/p2/Sporthttps://server7.kproxy.com/servlet/redirect.srv/sruj/smyrwpoii/p2/Tottenham's 2020 Champions League hops receive boost after Roma's sixth place finish in Serie A
Tottenham's 2020 Champions League hops receive boost after Roma's sixth place finish in Serie A
Tottenham Hotspur may be looking forward to the Champions League final against Liverpool on 1 June, but their hopes of European glory in 2019/20 have received a boost before a ball has even been kicked.
The final weekend of series A took place on Sunday, with Atalanta and Inter Milan finishing third and fourth – sealing their place in next season's Champions League.
Roma, sixth before the final round of games, still had an outside chance of finishing fourth and qualifying for Europe's top club competition
But Inter's 2-1 win over Empoli and Atalanta's 3-1 win over Sassuolo meant Roma stayed sixth – despite their 2-1
win over Parma, and will now have to settle for a Europa League spot. 19659002] If Claudio Ranieri's site had managed to sneak into the top four via an unlikely set of results, this would have meant Tottenham would have been in Pot 3 in the draw for next season's Champions League group stages.