ITALIAN SERIE A
The top 4 teams remained in their position but AC Milan’s lead at the top of the table grew, while Juventus narrowed the gap between themselves and the top three.
AC Milan’s lead at the top of the standings grew to 3 points after Inter Milan failed to leave Rome with the maximum points.
Sassuolo dropped two positions down after losing to Juventus.
Genoa moved out of the relegation zone with a win against Bologna.
Torino replaced Genoa after their defeat against AC Milan.
Parma picked up a point.
Crotone stayed stagnant at the bottom of the table after defeat to Hellas Verona.
Leading goal scorers are these stands.
Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus) -15 goals
Romelu Lukaku (Inter Milan) -12 goals
Ciro Immobile (Lazio) -11 goals
Zlatan Ibrahimović (Milan) -10 goals
Luis Muriel (Atalanta) -10 goals
João Pedro (Cagliari) – 10 goals
BENEVENTO 1-4 ATALANTA
Goal Scorers – Benevento – Marco Sau 50′
Goal Scorers – Atalanta – Josip Lilicic 30′ Rafael Toloi 69′ Duvan Zapata 71′ Luis Muriel 86′
GENOA 2-0 BOLOGNA
Goal Scorers – Genoa – Miha Zajc 44′ Mattia Destro 55′
AC MILAN 2-0 TORINO
Goal Scorers – Ac Milan – Rafael Leao 25′ Franck Kessie 36′(pen)
ROMA 2-2 INTER MILAN
Goal Scorers – Roma – Lorenzo Pellegrini 17′ Gianluca Mancini 86′
Goal Scorers – Inter Milan – Milan Skriniar 56′ Achraf Hakimi 63′
HELLAS VERONA 2-1 CROTONE
Goal Scorers – Hellas Verona – Nikoloa Kalinic 16′ Federico Dimarco 25′
Goal Scorers – Crotone – Junior Messias 55′
PARMA 0-2 LAZIO
Goal Scorers – Lazio – Luis Alberto 56′ Felipe Caicedo 67′
UDINESE 1-2 NAPOLI
Goal Scorers – Udinese – Kevin Lasagna 27′
Goal Scorers – Napoli – Lorenzo Insigne `5′(pen) Tiemoue Bakayoko 90′
FIORENTINA 1-0 CAGLIARI
Goal Scorers – Fiorentina – Dusan Vlahovic 72′
JUVENTUS 3-1 SASSUOLO
Goal Scorers – Juventus – Danilo 50′ Aaron Ramsey 82′ Cristiano Ronaldo 90+2′
Goal Scorers – Sassuolo – Gregoire Defrel 58′
SPEZIA 2-1 SAMPDORIA
Goal Scorers – Spezia – Claudio Terzi 20′ M’Bala Nzola 61′(pen)
Goal Scorers – Sampdoria Antonio Candreva 24′
Three goals in the final 20 minutes of regulation time allowed Atalanta to make it a big win against Benevento.
Genoa beat Bologna to narrow the point-gap between the two teams to 3 points.
AC Milan bounced back from midweek defeat with a 2-0 win at home against Torino.
Gialuca Mancini’s 86th minute equalizing goal saved Roma from defeat to inter Milan. 2-2 draw.
Crotone remains at the bottom of the league table after another defeat.
Lazio found the goals in the second-half to pick up a win at Parma.
Tiemoue Bakayoko scored the late winning goal for Napoli to edge out Udinese.
Joao Pedro’s failure to convert from the penalty spot came to bite his team in the second half. Dusan Vlahovic scored the only goal of the match in 72nd-minute to see Fiorentina win at home against Cagliari.
Danilo opened the scoring for the match, and assisted the final goal in Juventus’s 3-1 win against Sassuolo.
Sampdoria were back to a defeat after their win against Inter Milan. They were on the wrong side of a 2-1 score this time against recently promoted Spezia.