Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo penalty sets up Juventus win over Bologna, lifts pressure off manager Maurizio Sarri
Juventus, with 66 points from 27 games and chasing a ninth successive title, extended their lead to four points over Lazio, who visit Atalanta on Wednesday. Bologna are 10th.
Juventus, which is bidding for a record-extending ninth successive Serie A title, has a one-point advantage over Lazio. Third-place Inter Milan is nine points behind Juventus but has played a match less.
Serie A was suspended on 9 March and the Italian government will decide on Thursday whether it will give its permission for the championship to restart, playing matches without spectators.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Serie A giants AC Milan, Inter Milan to face off in 'virtual derby' on Pro Evolution Soccer 2020
AC Milan and Inter Milan will play their first-ever virtual derby on Saturday after joining forces with digital sports broadcaster DAZN, the clubs said in a statement on Thursday.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Brescia president Massimo Cellino threatens to forfeit matches if Serie A re-starts
Brescia president Cellino, formerly owner of Cagliari and Leeds United, ridiculed the idea that the Serie A season could be extended to August or September
Atalanta consolidated fourth place and the final Champions League qualifying berth, extending its advantage over fifth-place Roma to six points.
Inter Milan are three points behind leaders Juventus as they bid to end the Turin side’s run of eight consecutive titles
Atalanta revived their chances of earning another Champions League campaign with a 7-0 rout at Torino in Serie A on Saturday.
Ronaldo has scored in seven Serie A games running taking his tally to 16 and it was enough for Sarri to quell the doubt that has often been raised: is he worth the trouble of organising the team around him?
Serie A: Chris Smalling sparks with all-round display as Roma rout Brescia; Lazio's Felipe Caicedo scores late winner against Sassuolo
Smalling scored one goal and set up two others in Roma’s 3-0 win over last-place Brescia in Serie A on Sunday.
Serie A: Gonzalo Higuain's brace inspires Juventus to comeback victory over Atalanta; Inter Milan keep pace with win
Juventus were without Cristiano Ronaldo, having left the forward at home so he’s fully fit on Tuesday for the Champions League match against Atletico Madrid.
AC Milan reported a deficit of 145.9 million euros ($161.2 million) — the worst in the club's history — from their first season under the ownership of American hedge fund Elliott Management.
Ronaldo has taken 28 free kicks for Juventus and has failed to score. Seven were saved, two missed the target and a remarkable 19 went straight into the wall
Serie A: Inter Milan striker Alexis Sanchez undergoes surgery after picking up ankle injury during Chile's friendly against Colombia
Sanchez hobbled off in the 88th minute of a goalless draw in the friendly against Colombia in Alicante on Saturday.
The former Chelsea manager spent three trophy-less seasons with Napoli and his decision to join Juventus has been viewed as a betrayal by his former club and supporters.
Serie A: Coaching shuffle gives Carlo Ancelotti's Napoli hope of toppling Juventus and ending 30-year title wait
Carlo Ancelotti managed Napoli's campaign begins in Fiorentina on Saturday, after Juventus, now coached by Maurizio Sarri, open their quest for a ninth consecutive title in Parma.
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.
Premier League: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer feels Romelu Lukaku's Manchester United exit has come at right time
Lukaku joined the Serie A club on Thursday, the Premier League's transfer deadline day, but there was no new arrival to take his place at Old Trafford before the window shut.
Cristiano Ronaldo will not face any charges over rape allegations after US prosecutors say not enough evidence found to proceed
Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo will not face any charges over an alleged rape in Las Vegas a decade ago after US prosecutors said on Monday they did not have enough evidence to proceed.
Serie A: Matthijs de Ligt completes move to Juventus from Ajax for 75 million euros, becomes most expensive defender
The 19-year-old De Ligt was captain of the Ajax squad that reached the Champions League semifinals last season, having scored the winning goal against Juventus in the quarterfinals.