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Roma seal an important win, but it’s the Giallorossi’s Turkish delight who stole the show yet again, writes Jack Stevens
If Walter Mazzarri manages to beat Juventus, he’ll become a Torino and Napoli hero in one fell swoop, writes Richard Hall.
Milan get off on the right foot in the Round of 32, but it was a mixed bag for the rest of their Italian counterparts, writes Matthew Santangelo.
Napoli, Milan, Lazio and Atalanta begin their Europa League knockout rounds tonight, so Vilizar Yakimov analyses who could - and should - go all the way.
After 10 minutes, Juventus looked ready to dispel all the tired tropes, writes Adam Digby, only to fall straight back into them against Tottenham Hotspur.
Gonzalo Higuain faces one of Europe’s most revered strikers in Harry Kane and needs a big performance of his own, explains Nick Valerio. 
Blaise Matuidi’s injury will force Juventus to reshuffle against Tottenham Hotspur's high press, so Gregory Caltabanis examines the options
Tottenham Hotspur's previous meetings with Serie A sides have always been intense and uncertain affairs, notes Giancarlo Rinaldi, so Juventus beware.
A poor first half and an absolutely stunning second revealed Napoli’s two faces in their emphatic 4-1 victory against Lazio, writes Vilizar Yakimov. 
Tottenham Hotspur already stunned Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund, so Juventus ought to be wary of Harry Kane and co, writes Anthony Barbagallo.
The stage was set for Federico Bernardeschi's return to the Stadio Franchi, writes Emmet Gates, and Juventus breezed round obstacles to beat Fiorentina.
Gennaro Gattuso’s hard-nosed personality and motivation have brushed off on Franck Kessie, the driving force of Milan, writes Matthew Santangelo.
The recent victory against Bologna halted a four-game winless run, but Nick Valerio warns the problems run far deeper.  
The last-gasp victory over Lazio was thrilling, but unless Genoa start delivering consistently in attack, Richard Hall warns it might remain a one-off.
If Juventus pip Napoli to the title, the finger will be pointed at their inability to bring in much-needed cover during the January window, warns Jack Stevens.
While Napoli and Juventus steamroller everything in their path, the chasing pack need to freshen up their tactical ideas, writes Susy Campanale.
The Beneamata’s lack of character against Crotone means that both the club and Luciano Spalletti are running out of time, writes Vilizar Yakimov.
Will we see another miracle escape, or are some unexpected big names being dragged into the relegation dogfight? Ramez Nathan analyses the situation.