Roma preserved their outside chance of beating Juventus to the Serie A title with a confident victory at Bologna -- but Sunday's real drama took place at the bottom of the table.
Gonzalo Higuain was the hero again as Juventus took another step towards the Serie A title with a 2-0 victory over Chievo.
Gonzalo Higuain silenced the Napoli fans with two goals as Juventus reached their third successive Coppa Italia final.
Roma fans saw their team beat city rivals Lazio 3-2 at the Stadio Olimpico but lose the Coppa Italia semifinal 4-3 on aggregate.
Fabio Quagliarella's late penalty boosted Sampdoria to a surprise 2-1 victory at San Siro that damaged Inter Milan's bid for European football.
Gonzalo Higuain failed to score on his long-awaited return to Napoli, where Serie A leaders Juventus were held to a 1-1 draw.
AC Milan needed a Mario Pasalic equaliser to salvage a 1-1 draw with bottom of the table Pescara on the east coast.
Edin Dzeko set a new club record for Roma with both goals in a 2-0 victory over Empoli at the Stadio Olympico.
In Sunday's lunchtime match, Napoli resisted a late fightback from lowly Empoli to win 3-2.
Juan Cuadrado's seventh-minute goal helped Juventus preserve their dominant lead at the top of the Serie A table while ending Sampdoria's unbeaten run.
Matias Fernandez's first goal for AC Milan was enough to earn them a 1-0 home win against Genoa.
Joe Hart gifted Inter Milan both their goals but Torino managed to hold Stefano Pioli's side to a 2-2 draw in Serie A on Saturday.
Inter Milan moved up to fourth in Serie A following a 7-1 thrashing of Atalanta, with both Mauro Icardi and Ever Banega scoring hat tricks.
Sampdoria scored a historic 1-0 derby victory against Genoa in Serie A's only match on Saturday.
Paulo Dybala scored the latest of penalties to sour a fantastic display from teenage AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma as Serie A leaders Juventus snatched a dramatic 2-1 victory.
Juventus saw a nine-game winning run come to an end as they were held 1-1 by Udinese at the Stadio Communale Friuli.
Carlos Bacca scored twice and also missed a first-half penalty as AC Milan beat Chievo 3-1 at the San Siro on Saturday to move above rivals Inter into sixth place.
Ever Banega made the most of a rare start as he scored one and set up another to help Inter Milan comfortably beat Cagliari 5-1 and remain six points behind Napoli.
Dries Mertens scored twice as Napoli held on to beat Roma 2-1 in the Derby del Sole at the Stadio Olimpico and close the gap on second place in Serie A.
Juventus rallied in the second half to defeat Napoli 3-1 on Tuesday in the first leg of their Coppa Italia semifinal.
Andrea Belotti's second-half double saw Torino fight back to earn a 2-2 draw in Serie A against Fiorentina at Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Roma kept up their pursuit of Serie A leaders Juventus with a 3-1 win over Inter Milan at the San Siro.
Gianluigi Donnarumma kept a clean sheet on the day after his 18th birthday as AC Milan won 1-0 at Sassuolo in a controversial game on Sunday.
Juventus extended their lead at the top of Serie A to 10 points with a 2-0 win over Empoli in Turin.
Atalanta are dreaming of a place in the Champions League after a 2-0 win at Napoli on Saturday moved them within three points of the third-placed side in Serie A.
Gerard Deulofeu's first goal for AC Milan boosted the Rossoneri four points clear of Serie A rivals Fiorentina and into a position to pursue European football once again.
Roma ran out 4-1 winners at home to Torino and Napoli eased to a comfortable 3-1 victory at Chievo on Sunday to keep their faint title hopes alive and maintain some pressure on Serie A leaders Juventus.
Gabriel ''Gabigol'' Barbosa came off the bench to hand Inter Milan a late 1-0 win over Bologna that lifted them back into fourth place.
Paulo Dybala scored twice as Juventus opened up a 10-point lead at the top of Serie A with a thumping 4-1 win against Palermo.
Suso struck an 85th-minute equaliser as AC Milan drew 1-1 at Lazio in Serie A on Monday night.
Argentina forward Gonzalo Higuain scored his first goal for AC Milan to earn them a 1-1 draw at Cagliari.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first goals for Juventus as they beat Sassuolo 2-1 to continue their perfect start to the Serie A season.
Napoli exorcised some of the ghosts of last season by beating Fiorentina 1-0 in Serie A action on Saturday.
Just three years after going bankrupt, Parma returned to winning ways in Serie A with a surprise 1-0 win over Inter Milan at San Siro.
Serie A title hopefuls Napoli were thumped 3-0 at Sampdoria on Sunday after coach Carlo Ancelotti tinkered with the team, dropping captain Marek Hamsik and forward Jose Callejon.
Cristiano Ronaldo was left waiting for his first Juventus goal after drawing another blank as the titleholders won 2-1 at Parma in Serie A on Saturday to maintain their 100 percent record.
Radja Nainggolan scored on his delayed Inter Milan debut to set them on the way to their first win of the season on Saturday as they beat Bologna 3-0 away in Serie A.
A late stoppage-time goal by substitute Patrick Cutrone gave AC Milan a 2-1 home win over Roma in an electrifying Serie A clash on Friday and eased the pressure on manager Gennaro Gattuso.
Inter seemed to be in absolute control, but fumbled a 2-0 lead and risked losing the game against a plucky Torino.
Dries Mertens came off the bench to grab the winner as Napoli rallied from 2-0 down to beat visiting AC Milan 3-2 and seize a second victory in two matches.
Cristiano Ronaldo missed an open goal but inadvertently provided an assist for Mario Mandzukic to score as titleholders Juventus beat Lazio 2-0 in Serie A on Saturday.
Inter Milan's hopes of challenging for the Serie A title got off on the wrong foot with a shock 1-0 defeat at Sassuolo on Sunday.
Roma striker Edin Dzeko scored with a memorable volleyed goal following a mazy run by debutant Justin Kluivert to give his side a 1-0 win at Torino in their opening Serie A game on Sunday.
Ciro Immobile scored a magnificent opener, but Arkadiusz Milik and Lorenzo Insigne completed the Napoli comeback to conquer Lazio.
Federico Bernardeschi scored in stoppage time to make Cristiano Ronaldo a winner on his Juventus debut as the Italian champions rallied to win 3-2 at Chievo Verona on Saturday.
Keita Balde completed his move from Monaco to Inter Milan on Monday after just one season at the Ligue 1 club.
Gonzalo Higuain has left Juventus and joined AC Milan in a deal that also sees Leonardo Bonucci return to Juve after a year away in a swap for fellow centre-back Mattia Caldara.
Cristiano Ronaldo is leaving Real Madrid to sign with Italian champions Juventus, both clubs announced on Tuesday.
AC Milan have been excluded from playing in the Europa League next season after breaching UEFA's financial fair play (FFP) regulations, pending an appeal.
Juventus have completed the signing of Portugal full-back Joao Cancelo from Valencia for a fee of €40.4 million, which will be paid in three installments.
Radja Nainggolan has completed his move from Roma to Inter Milan in a deal worth €38 million with Davide Santon and Nicolo Zaniolo moving in the opposite direction as part of the transfer.
Emre Can has joined Serie A champions Juventus from Liverpool on a four-year contract.
Juventus have confirmed the permanent signing of Bayern Munich winger Douglas Costa for a fee of €40 million.
Carlo Ancelotti has signed a three-year contract to replace Maurizio Sarri as Napoli's head coach.
Inter Milan came from behind to snatch the final Champions League place in their 3-2 winner-takes-all victory at Lazio.
AC Milan qualified for the Europa League group stage on the final day in Serie A, following a 5-1 win over Fiorentina.
Gianluigi Buffon said an emotional farewell to Juventus as the veteran goalkeeper marked his 640th and last Serie A appearance in a 2-1 victory over relegated Hellas Verona.
Juventus clinched a seventh straight Serie A title to continue their dominance in Italy despite labouring to a 0-0 draw at 10-man Roma.
Lazio missed a chance to clinch the fourth and final Italian place in next season's Champions League group stage when they were held to a 2-2 draw at relegation-threatened Crotone on Sunday.
Inter Milan's Champions League hopes suffered a huge blow as Sassuolo shocked them again at the San Siro in Serie A on Saturday.