Young guns Mattia Destro, with a brace, and Miralem Pjanic were on target for Roma in a 3-0 win over Sampdoria to keep the Serie A title battle alive with Juventus, who defeated Chievo Verona 3-1 at home.
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A brace of late goals, from substitutes Martin Caceres and Paul Pogba, handed Serie A champions Juventus a 2-0 victory at home to their nearest rivals, Napoli.
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Juventus further added to Inter Milan's woes in the derby d'Italia as they stayed unbeaten in Serie A, scoring two unanswered goals through Martin Caceres and Alessandro Del Piero respectively.