Fiorentina crushed Palermo 3-0 and Lazio ruined Sampdoria boss Delio Rossi’s debut to go into second place, while Parma also earned a big away win at Bologna in the Emilia-Romagna Derby.
Elsewhere Udinese held Atalanta, Torino pushed past Chievo and Napoli surprised Siena.
On Friday Juventus fought back to beat Cagliari on neutral turf and Pescara earned a last- minute victory over Catania.
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