1977–78 Serie A


Serie A
Season1977 (1977)–78
ChampionsJuventus
18th title
RelegatedGenoa
Foggia
Pescara
European CupJuventus
Cup Winners' CupInternazionale
UEFA CupVicenza
Torino
Milan
Napoli
Matches played240
Goals scored512 (2.13 per match)
Top goalscorerPaolo Rossi
(24 goals)

The 1977–78 Serie A season was won by Juventus.

Teams


Vicenza, Atalanta and Pescara had been promoted from Serie B.

Final classification


Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Juventus (C) 30 15 14 1 46 17 +29 44 Qualification to European Cup
2 Vicenza 30 14 11 5 50 34 +16 39 Qualification to UEFA Cup
3 Torino 30 14 11 5 36 23 +13 39
4 Milan 30 12 13 5 38 25 +13 37
5 Internazionale 30 13 10 7 35 24 +11 36 Qualification to Cup Winners' Cup
6 Napoli 30 8 14 8 35 31 +4 30 Qualification to UEFA Cup
7 Perugia 30 10 10 10 36 35 +1 30
8 Roma 30 8 12 10 31 34 3 28
9 Atalanta 30 6 15 9 28 32 4 27
10 Hellas Verona 30 6 14 10 25 30 5 26
11 Lazio 30 8 10 12 31 38 7 26
12 Bologna 30 7 12 11 21 32 11 26
13 Fiorentina 30 7 11 12 28 37 9 25
14 Genoa (R) 30 5 15 10 23 33 10 25 Relegation to Serie B
15 Foggia (R) 30 8 9 13 28 43 15 25
16 Pescara (R) 30 4 9 17 21 44 23 17
Source: Panini
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

Results


Home \ Away ATA BOL FIO FOG GEN INT JUV LRV LAZ MIL NAP PER PES ROM TOR HEL
Atalanta 0–0 0–0 1–2 1–1 0–1 0–2 2–4 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 0–1 0–0 1–0
Bologna 0–0 0–1 2–1 2–1 2–1 1–1 3–2 2–1 0–0 0–0 2–3 1–1 0–0 1–3 0–3
Fiorentina 2–2 0–0 1–1 0–0 0–2 1–1 1–3 0–1 1–1 1–0 2–1 3–0 2–0 2–0 1–2
Foggia 1–0 1–0 1–1 1–1 0–2 0–0 1–1 3–1 1–2 1–1 0–1 2–0 0–0 1–0 4–0
Genoa 0–1 0–0 2–1 0–0 1–1 2–2 1–2 2–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 1–0 1–0 1–2 2–2
Internazionale 1–0 0–1 2–1 2–1 2–0 0–1 2–0 1–1 1–3 1–0 2–0 0–0 4–2 0–0 0–0
Juventus 1–1 1–0 5–1 6–0 4–0 2–2 3–2 3–0 1–1 1–0 2–0 2–0 2–0 0–0 1–0
Vicenza 2–2 3–0 1–0 2–0 1–0 1–2 0–0 2–1 1–1 0–0 3–1 1–1 4–3 0–0 1–0
Lazio 0–2 0–1 1–0 1–1 0–0 1–0 3–0 1–3 2–0 1–1 2–0 2–1 1–1 1–1 1–1
Milan 0–1 1–0 5–1 2–0 2–2 0–0 0–0 3–1 0–2 0–1 2–2 2–0 1–0 1–1 1–1
Napoli 2–2 0–0 0–0 5–0 0–0 2–2 1–2 1–4 4–3 1–1 3–2 1–1 2–0 1–3 3–0
Perugia 1–1 2–0 2–1 3–1 0–0 1–1 0–0 1–1 4–0 0–1 2–0 2–1 3–2 2–0 0–1
Pescara 0–0 2–1 1–2 1–2 0–0 2–1 1–2 1–2 1–0 0–2 1–3 1–1 1–1 2–1 2–2
Roma 3–1 1–1 2–2 1–0 1–0 1–2 1–1 1–1 0–0 1–2 0–0 2–0 2–0 2–1 2–1
Torino 3–2 2–0 1–0 3–1 3–1 1–0 0–0 2–2 1–0 1–0 1–0 1–1 2–0 1–1 2–1
Hellas Verona 1–2 1–1 0–0 3–1 2–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 2–2 1–2 0–1 0–0 1–0 0–0 0–0
Updated to match(es) played on unknown. Source: Almanacco Illustrato del Calcio - La Storia 1898-2004, Panini Edizioni, Modena, September 2005 (in Italian)
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorers


Rank Player Club Goals
1 Paolo Rossi Vicenza 24
2 Giuseppe Savoldi Napoli 16
3 Bruno Giordano Lazio 12
Paolo Pulici Torino
5 Roberto Bettega Juventus 11
Francesco Graziani Torino
7 Alessandro Altobelli Internazionale 10
Agostino Di Bartolomei Roma
Roberto Boninsegna Juventus
10 Roberto Pruzzo Genoa 9
Emiliano Mascetti Hellas Verona
Carlo Muraro Internazionale
13 Aldo Maldera Milan 8
Walter Speggiorin Perugia

References and sources


  • Almanacco Illustrato del Calcio - La Storia 1898-2004, Panini Edizioni, Modena, September 2005