AC Milan’s perfect start to the Serie A season ended with a 3-3 draw against Roma on Monday but the Rossoneri still moved two points clear of Napoli and Sassuolo.
Serie A: Sassuolo climb to second after beating Bologna; Edin Dzeko scores brace in Roma's comeback win over Benevento
Roberto de Zerbi's Sassuolo had been trailing 3-1 after an hour, but three substitutions, including a first start for French midfielder Maxime Lopez, rescued three points for the visitors.
Champions Juventus were trailing 2-1 and a man down after an hour. But a towering Ronaldo header grabbed the equaliser in the 69th minute to avoid handing new coach Andrea Pirlo a first defeat.
The players and coaching staff at Serie A side AS Roma have agreed to go without four months’ salary to help the club through the crisis caused by the COVID-19 outbreak.
Serie A: Ciro Immobile scores as rampant Lazio beat Genoa to stay hot on trail of leaders Juventus, AS Roma end losing run
Lazio, on 59 points from 25 games, stayed one point behind the Turin side as they equalled their points tally for the whole of last season, when they finished eighth, and extended their unbeaten run to 20 league games, including 16 wins
When Edin Džeko wore the armband during a 4-2 loss at Sassuolo on Saturday, it marked the first time in 22 years — or since the last millennium — that Roma’s captain was not a Romano and Romanista
Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo penalty sees Juventus beat Roma to retake top-spot; Sampdoria thrash struggling Brescia
Goals from Merih Demiral and Cristiano Ronaldo in the opening 10 minutes moved Juventus two points ahead of Inter Milan, which was held 1-1 by Atalanta a day earlier, at the halfway stage of the season
AS Roma kept in touch with the leading pack in Serie A with a 4-1 victory over Fiorentina whose winless run was extended to seven league games on Friday.
Luis Muriel hit a hat-trick as Atalanta put their midweek Champions League humiliation behind them with a crushing 7-1 win over 10-man Udinese on Sunday that moved them to within three points of Serie A leaders Juventus.
Serie A: Bosnia international Edin Dzeko commits to AS Roma after signing three-year contract extension
Dzeko had been touted for a possible move to Inter Milan but has opted instead for a new deal until 30 June, 2022 with the capital side.
Serie A: Juventus maintain healthy lead at the top with Bologna win; Napoli thrash Parma to make most of Inter Milan's slip-up
Juventus maintained their 13-point lead at the top of Serie A on Sunday after Paulo Dybala hit the winner in a 1-0 victory at Bologna to keep the champions ahead of Napoli who easily saw off Parma 4-0.
Serie A: Edin Dzeko nets 95th-minute winner to hand AS Roma thrilling win over Frosinone; Torino see off Atalanta
Edin Dzeko snatched a 95th-minute winner for a double on the night as Roma rescued a 3-2 come-from-behind win against lowly Frosinone on Saturday to keep in touch with the Champions League places.
Roma move up to fourth ahead of city rivals Lazio, who had occupied the final Champions League berth overnight after a 1-0 win over Empoli on Thursday.
Serie A: Bologna stun Inter to increase pressure on Luciano Spalletti; Nicolo Zaniolo rescues point for AS Roma against AC Milan
Federico Santander scored the winner as Bologna stunned Inter Milan to pile the pressure on Luciano Spalletti as Roma rescued a point against AC Milan.
Serie A: Embattled AS Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco defiant ahead of Genoa clash despite rumours of possible sacking
Di Francesco could be sacked if Roma fail to win against Genoa, according to reports in Italy, with the club's owner James Pallotta growing increasingly frustrated.
Champions League: Title holders Real Madrid put LaLiga misery aside to enter last-16, but their credentials are yet to be tested
Come February and the business end of the Champions League, Real Madrid’s credentials will really be tested.
UEFA Nations League: AS Roma forward Edin Dzeko scores deft brace as wasteful Northen Ireland lose to Bosnia
Former Manchester City star Edin Dzeko wrapped up three points for Bosnia against Northern Ireland after scoring masterful brace to consign Northern Ireland to 2-0 loss.
Serie A: Steven Nzonzi, Edin Dzeko score as AS Roma win fourth consecutive game to move into third place
AS Roma continued their good run of form with a 2-0 win over Empoli, with striker Edin Dzeko and midfielder Steven NZonzi scoring to take Eusebio di Francesco's team into third place.
Serie A: Edin Dzeko's late strike helps AS Roma get off to winning start; Inter Milan go down 1-0 to Sassuolo
Earlier Roma's only goal came one minute from time following spectacular play by new Dutch signing Justin Kluivert, son of former Barcelona striker Patrick Kluivert.
Champions League: AS Roma president James Pallotta calls for introduction of VAR in competition after team's exit
Roma president James Pallotta joined calls for the introduction of the video assistant referee (VAR) to the Champions League after the club crashed out to Liverpool in the semi-finals.