Serie A: Roma maintain third spot on table with win over Hellas Verona; Napoli, Lazio also clinch victories
The capital side were three goals up after half an hour at the Stadio Olimpico, despite losing English defender Chris Smalling to a muscular injury early in the first half.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Atalanta-Valencia Champions League clash may have been catalyst for COVID-19 spread in Italy, say reports
With Italy being one of the countries worst hit by the coronavirus pandemic, officials are looking back at the 19 February Champions League game between Atalanta and Valencia in Milan as a possible catalyst for the spread of the disease.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Atalanta vs Valencia Champions League fixture identified as 'Game Zero' of virus spread
The official attendance for the 19 February game was 45,792 — a "home" record for Atalanta, a small club making its debut in Europe's top club competition.
The coronavirus epidemic raging through Italy has already left streets empty and shops shuttered as 60 million Italians are essentially under house arrest
Italian Cup: Gianluigi Buffon marks return from injury with a penalty save to help Juventus win first leg of semi-final
"I'm happy for Gigi (Buffon), who hadn't played in the Italian Cup for five years," Massimiliano Allegri added. "He hasn't forgotten everything he knew just for being out of action for 45 days.