Paulo Sousa declared himself 'satisfied' following Fiorentina's goalless draw at Atalanta.
The Viola were on the backfoot for much of the contest in Bergamo, but an inspired performance by goalkeeper Ciprian Tatarusanu ensured they left with a point.
"The spirit of the boys has always been the same from the first day - to win with quality and to be dominant," Sousa told Sky Sport following the final whistle.
"Today, both teams looked to win it. There was movement to try to win, I am satisfied.