AC Milan regained third spot in Serie A by twice coming from behind to get the better of Catania at the San Siro. Giampaolo Pazzini grabbed a brace for the Rossoneri, with Mario Balotelli confirming the win late on.
FIFA.com takes a look at the remaining UEFA Champions League round of 16 matches, with Barcelona and Arsenal needing superlative performances if they hope to reach the quarter-finals and the other two ties looking very close.
AC Milan warmed up for the second leg of their UEFA Champions League showdown with Barcelona by beating Genoa 2-0 away from home in Serie A but coach Massimiliano Allegri was left with fitness concerns.
AC Milan are now in third place in Serie A after a 3-0 victory against Lazio, who struggled to stay in the game after losing Antonio Candreva only 20 minutes into the match.
Giampaolo Pazzini struck twice for AC Milan as they overcame Bologna 2-1, while Napoli were held by Fiorentina, and Roma by Inter Milan, in 1-1 draws.
Italy coach Cesare Prandelli has called upon the striking talents of uncapped Napoli forward Lorenzo Insigne and AC Milan new-boy Giampaolo Pazzini for their upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup™ qualifiers.