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Fabrizio Miccoli scored a sensational hat-trick – including a volley from midfield! – while Ederson got Lazio back on track, Torino and Pescara had shock away wins.
Napoli earned a crucial title-chasing victory at Marassi, ending Sampdoria’s unbeaten record with an Edinson Cavani penalty, but they made hard work of it.
Cesare Prandelli warns Italy “need to renovate” the Nazionale ahead of World Cup qualifiers against Armenia and Denmark.
Napoli look to the Three Tenors for a very difficult trip to face Ciro Ferrara’s unbeaten Sampdoria.
Udinese hit the bar in the opening minute, but overall looked toothless without Antonio Di Natale in their 0-0 against Genoa.
Lazio need to get back on track against giant-killers Siena, but have to do so without leading light Hernanes.
Alexandre Pato has confirmed he won’t make his Milan comeback until after the derby with Inter.
Director Walter Sabatini was hugely critical of Roma after their 4-1 defeat to Juventus. “Many players don’t deserve to wear the shirt.”
Udinese look to Mathias Ranegie against Marco Borriello’s Genoa after a blazing row saw Antonio Di Natale dropped.
An investigation has been launched into Pescara defender Christian Terlizzi’s claim referee Carmine Russo “said he’d send me off at the first chance.”
Daniele Bonera reveals why Robinho refused to thank Milan supporters at the end of their 1-1 draw in Parma.
Andrea Barzagli says Juventus “have even more belief than last season,” which is why they demolished Roma 4-1.
Rolando Maran tells Catania they have to take the same approach against Bologna and not just when they’re the underdogs.
Massimo Ficcadenti tells Cagliari “good performances are not enough anymore” ahead of their relegation dogfight with Pescara.
Serse Cosmi again slammed Siena’s critics and aims to cause another upset against Lazio. “We must never let the tension drop.”
New CEO Pietro Lo Monaco explains why he’s at Palermo for the long-haul. “I invested 10 per cent of my wages into the club.”
The Scudetto race hots up as Napoli visit unbeaten Sampdoria, while Inter tackle on-form Fiorentina.
Today's front page headlines from La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport.
Alessandro Matri has “taken a weight off” with his first goal since February, but makes a confession too.
Daniele De Rossi tipped his hat to Juventus, warned Scudetto talk around Roma is harmful, but has “no regrets” about staying.
Director Walter Sabatini lambasted the Roma players and Zdenek Zeman after their Turin mauling. “Perhaps we over-valued some players.”
Juventus goalkeeping coach Claudio Filippi took charge of post-match comments and gave the credit to Antonio Conte.
Zdenek Zeman held his hands up after Roma’s 4-1 demolition in Turin. “Juventus were clearly superior for the entire match.”
Juventus utterly humiliated Roma with a perfect first half performance in a confident 4-1 victory.
Roberto Donadoni feels Parma “could’ve won with a little more belief” after fighting back for a point against Milan and discusses his contract renewal.
Massimiliano Allegri was left to rue Milan’s missed opportunities in a draw with Parma. “It wasn’t a bad performance.”
Juventus look to Alessandro Matri and Mirko Vucinic as they welcome Roma’s Francesco Totti, Erik Lamela and Pablo Daniel Osvaldo.
Stephan El Shaarawy was on target yet again for Milan, but Daniele Galloppa’s free kick meant it only earned a 1-1 draw at Parma.
Gian Piero Gasperini is confident the Palermo fans can help them recover against Chievo after a chaotic few days.
Chievo must take on Palermo on Sunday without star striker and captain Sergio Pellissier.
Andrea Stramaccioni praised Fiorentina and has high hopes for them this season, but warned “they’ll find an Inter side determined to win.”
“Udinese allowed me to make my Serie A debut,” said Genoa Coach Gigi De Canio, but he’ll have no mercy on them tomorrow.
Milan rotate their squad and give Bojan Krkic his first start for today’s trip to the Stadio Tardini.
Sassuolo, Livorno and Hellas Verona scrape slender victories to stay out in front, but Reggina tumble again and Ternana shock Novara to go fifth.
Ciro Ferrara concedes facing hometown club Napoli is not a normal game, but he urges on-form Sampdoria to be “cocky” against them.

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