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AC Milan and Juventus are currently battling it out for supremacy in Serie A, and things look set to go down to the wire, with AC Milan currently just two points ahead of Juventus after only managing a draw last weekend.
At this stage the race is too close to call, although Milan perhaps have the easier run-in and do have a two-point cushion.
Anything could happen with Inter Milan next season. They are in danger of missing out on a Champions League spot next year, and the managerial turmoil at the club cannot be helping them to attract players. At the same time, they are a prestigious club, and an increased focus on the league might help them prosper next season.
However, it seems doubtful that they will be challenging for the title; they have an aging squad and financial problems.
Napoli have had a good season, and with Udinese doing their best to join the top-level Serie A sides, next season's Serie A could be very competitive.
However, only a rejuvenated Juventus and AC Milan look, pre-transfer window, to have enough about them to sustain a title push. Juventus have yet to lose in the league, an impressive achievement which highlights their title-winning potential, while AC Milan's squad still looks very strong.
So, what gives AC Milan the edge next season? Well, Juventus haven't had European football to contend with this season, meaning their players will have been fresher and they will have picked up fewer injuries than AC Milan.
That means that they've had an easier time of it this season than they will next time around, and the way the have turned potential losses into draws might not be as easy.