Catania dominated possession, but wasted numerous chances and were kept out by Verona goalkeeper Rafael in a 0-0 draw.
Sampdoria continued their amazing recovery with a surprise win away to high-flying Chievo.
Fiorentina utterly dominated Bologna with splendid goals from Josip Ilicic, Borja Valero and Giuseppe Rossi.
Atalanta snatched a last-gasp draw at Marassi to stall Genoa’s progress in an exciting mid-table clash.
Carlos Tevez got Juventus back on track with a hat-trick as they crushed Sassuolo 4-0 for an eighth straight win.
Miroslav Klose returned with a bang, getting an early brace to put Lazio back on track against Livorno.
Milan fought back twice to earn a thrilling 2-2 draw with Roma that either side could’ve won in stoppages.
Walter Mazzarri’s return to the San Paolo was not a happy one, as Napoli beat Inter 4-2 and missed a penalty in an exhilarating match.
Parma celebrated their Centenary, but only in the stands, as this was a disappointing draw with Cagliari.
Torino were remarkably clinical on the counter to earn a surprise 2-0 win away to Udinese, their first victory here in 29 years.