Roma beat Verona 3-1 to close the gap on Italian Serie A leaders Juventus on Sunday, while AC Milan edged Cagliari due to two late strikes and Alberto Aquilani's hat-trick was only worth a point for Fiorentina as Genoa held La Viola 3-3.
Keisuke Honda scored his first goal in an AC Milan jersey as i Rossoneri saw off La Spezia 3-1 to reach the Coppa Italia quarter-finals where they will be joined by Napoli and Serie B side Siena who also won Wednesday.
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.
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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.