Antonio Conte warned Inter Milan was angry at the defeat to Barcelona and ready to fight to maintain its Serie A supremacy against his former club Juventus in this weekend's top-of-the-table clash at the San Siro.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino said Sunday the problem of racism in Italian football has "not improved" after a Serie A match between Atalanta and Fiorentina was halted for several minutes because of racist abuse of Brazilian Dalbert.
Juventus closed all talk of a challenge to its Serie A dominance after coming through a second-half onslaught at Napoli to win 2-1 in an engrossing match that saw each side have a man sent off and stretch its lead at the top to a huge 16 points.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brace, the second goal a contentious penalty, to give Juventus a dramatic 2-1 win over Sampdoria which had a stoppage-time equalizer chalked off following a long VAR review in Serie A on Saturday.
Pressure on AC Milan manager Gennaro Gattuso continues to grow after his team ensured its longest period without a Serie A goal since 1984 with a 0-0 draw against newly promoted Frosinone on Wednesday.