After their 2-1 victory over Inter there is now no doubt that Napoli are now title challengers.
Roma coach Rudi Garcia says the conditions at Bologna's Stadio Renato Dall'Ara were more suited to water polo than football.
Italy ran out of steam in their friendly match against Belgium, but before then they were more than a match for the world's number one ranked team.
A fan boycott by ultras of both Roma and Lazio produced a curious atmosphere in the Olympic stadium.
Italian Football Federation chief Carlo Tavecchio has come under fire once again.
Silvio Berlusconi's appearance at the Milan training ground will not have gone unnoticed by beleaguered coach Sinisa Mihajlovic.
Paddy Agnew looks ahead to a crucial week for Roma as they face back-to-back Champions League and Serie A showdowns.
Napoli's 4-0 win at the San Siro indicates that Maurizio Sarri's side could be contenders for the Scudetto this season.
Flash in the pan or the real deal? After their demolition of Inter, Fiorentina are now being taken seriously.
Success in Europe in midweek may have kickstarted the domestic campaigns of Juventius and Napoli.