Derthona ended their season in fifth place, even without winning the opportunity to compete in the Platonic playoffs, due to the placement on equal points with Bra, who had won the two direct clashes during the season, and is already was eliminated in the first of the two rounds of play off of the group from Sanremo. This must not cancel the positive season, which allowed Derthona to further raise the bar compared to the narrow salvation of the previous year, confirming itself as a team capable of reaching the goal every year, after three championships and two cups won since its foundation. in 2017.
To testify the performance of the group and of the most deserving of mention, in a group however homogeneous in performance, the informal prizes awarded on the basis of the votes in the report cards of the professionals. Two rankings, one for over 21 and one for under. In the first one, the title went to the goalkeeper Francesco Teti, born in 1979 and no missteps, decisive for avoiding heavier passives and great leadership on the group, for an athlete who combines full physical efficiency with the awareness accumulated in a great experience; preceded in the votes the other great old man of the group, the 1985 midfielder Zdravko Manasiev, also in full efficiency with driving skills and versatility in the role, and the center forward Cherif Diallo, author of 14 goals and able to get the first summoned to his national team, Liberia.
Among the under 21s, the best was considered Robert Filip, Italian of Romanian origin, box to box midfielder born in 2002 with a sense of insertions and a lot of running: just behind, the reliable central defensive Diego Galliani, Venice school, who once conquered the starting position became a staple of the rear guard despite having an equal role of experience and absolute value, and 2003 full-back Matteo Luzzetti, owner of the left wing for a good part of the season.