Giants Slip Up, Juve Keep Pressure On Napoli
Italian Serie A Wrap 30 December 2017
Hellas Verona 1-3 Juventus
Juventus moved back within a point of Napoli with a win over Hellas Verona.
Blaise Matuidi scored first in the sixth minute, but Martin Caceres equalised 14 minutes after half-time.
Paulo Dybala put the Old Lady back in front in the 72nd minute before all but sealing the three points in the 77th.
Inter Milan 0-0 Lazio
Fresh from their TIM Cup heartbreak against AC Milan, Inter played to a scoreless stalemate with Lazio. As a result, Luciano Spalletti’s side are seven points off the top.
Roma 1-1 Sassuolo
Fourth-placed Roma were held to a 1-1 draw by Sassuolo.
Lorenzo Pellegrini drew first blood for the hosts at the Stadio Olimpico, but Sassuolo scored a late equaliser through Simone Missiroli to share the spoils.
Fiorentina 1-1 AC Milan
Milan came from behind to rescue a point against Fiorentina in a match which saw Giovanni Simeone open the scoring in the 71st minute and Hakan Calhanoglu equalise three minutes later.
The Rossoneri will head into the new year in 11th place and will be eager to forget 2017 in a hurry.
Torino 0-0 Genoa
Benevento 1-0 Chievo
Sampdoria 2-0 SPAL
Atalanta 1-2 Cagliari
Bologna 1-2 Udinese