Milan’s in-form striker Filippo Inzaghi maintained his phenomenal recent scoring run when he netted a hat-trick for Milan in their 6-0 demolition of bottom-placed Torino.
‘It is incredible what is happening to me,’ admitted Inzaghi after bringing his total to 15 goals in 9 games this season.
The win cemented Milan’s place in second spot in Serie A, two points behind rivals Inter who overcame Piacenza 4-1, to maintain their 100 per cent start to the domestic season.
Champions Juventus needed an 88th minute equaliser from substitute Marcelo Zalayeta to grab a 1-1 draw at home to recently-promoted Como, who had gone ahead through former Juve player Fabio Pecchia.
Marcello Lippi’s side share third spot with Bologna who could only draw with Empoli.
Roma’s renaissance continues appace and once again they were grateful to Francesco Totti. The Roma skipper scored twice in their 4-1 win over Udinese which takes them up to 7th in the table a place bellow city rivals Lazio who overcame struggling Atalanta 1-0.