Tag: Serie A
Juventus had won 24 of their 27 previous matches in Serie A this season with three draws.
The coach joined Roma until the end of the season after Eusebio Di Francesco was sacked.
The pressure has also been mounting on Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to make the difference.
The 21-year-old's performances have been slightly offset by Fiorentina's leaky defence and they go into Sunday's Serie A match at home to Lazio in 10th place.
The win takes almost certainly wraps up an 8th straight title for the unbeaten Turin giants who have 72 points out of a possible 78 with 12 games left.
Juventus is too far ahead on the scoreboard that Napoli is unlikely to threaten their position anytime soon.
Federico Chiesa scores a stunning solo goal and sets up the late equaliser for Luis Muriel after Atalanta, who knocked out title holders Juventus in the previous round.
Inter, now 9 points behind Napoli in 3rd, are just 2 points ahead of city rivals AC Milan who remain 4th after a 3-0 win over Empoli.
The Romans were pushed hard by Frosinone.
The 23-year-old Polish striker joined Milan from Genoa last month and has now scored seven goals in six matches.
Bologna stays in the relegation zone with 18 points, 3 adrift of Empoli.
Ancelotti says players played well but ultimately, the lack of scoring is unacceptable.
Inter remain in 3rd place on 46 points, while Sampdoria are 10th on 33 points having won just 1 of their last 6 Serie A matches.
Piatek became the first Milan player since Mario Balotelli in 2013 to score in each of his first three Serie A starts for the club.
The seven-time reigning Serie A champions are also building towards a clash against Napoli on March 3.
The result leaves unbeaten Juventus on top with 63 points from 23 matches, while Sassuolo remain 11th on 30 points.
Inter Milan remains third in Serie A, and on course for the Champions League next season.
The big guns suffered upsets with Juventus crashing 3-0 to Atalanta, Napoli falling 2-0 to AC Milan and Roma suffering a 7-1 humiliation at Fiorentina.
Inter have 40 points from 21 games, 8 behind 2nd-placed Napoli and 5 ahead of AC Milan.
Juventus have 59 points out of a possible 63, while 2nd-placed Napoli are on 48 after their 0-0 draw at AC Milan.
The match took place without incident apart from some anti-Neapolitan songs beforehand.
Carlo Ancelotti's side play an Italian league game against AC Milan this weekend before returning to the San Siro next Tuesday for a Coppa quarter-final showdown against Gennaro Gattuso's side.
Milan is now ahead AS Roma and Lazio with 34 points from 20 games while Genoa are 14th with 20.
Napoli, with 47 points, open up a 7-point gap between themselves and 3rd-placed Inter Milan.