Atalanta played out their second consecutive goalless stalemate, this time against Udinese, and remain perilously close to the drop zone.
Cagliari were caught for a 1-1 draw by Empoli deep into stoppages on Zdenek Zeman’s comeback.
Milan once again fumbled a lead, this time going from 1-0 up to losing 2-1 at Fiorentina in the last eight minutes.
Alberto Paloschi bagged a brace against his former club as Chievo shocked Genoa 2-0 at Marassi.
Inter fought back with Rodrigo Palacio, but only managed a 1-1 home draw against second-from-bottom Cesena.
A moment of Alvaro Morata magic gave Juventus the 1-0 victory in Palermo, ending the Rosanero’s five-month unbeaten home run.
Sampdoria caused a huge shock, ending Roma’s unbeaten home record to blow the Champions League race wide open.
Sassuolo ended their run of four straight defeats by flattening 10-man Parma, who were extremely unlucky.
Felipe Anderson bagged a splendid brace to give Lazio their fifth consecutive victory, conquering Torino 2-0 and going three points clear in third place.
Luca Toni’s double dominated a sluggish Napoli side, as Verona emerged 2-0 winners at the Bentegodi.