Sampdoria moved up to third in Serie A thanks to a 1-0 victory in the Derby della Lanterna on Sunday night.
Cagliari moved off the foot of the Serie A table as Albin Ekdal's 15-minute hat-trick saw them beat 10-man Inter Milan.
Juventus defended their place at the top of Serie A with Arturo Vidal on target twice in a 3-0 win over Cesena.
Hellas Verona came from two goals down to salvage a point from a 2-2 draw at home to Genoa.
Mauricio Pinilla climbed off the bench to net a late winner for Genoa at the expense of 10-man Lazio.
AC Milan edged a nine-goal thriller with Parma at the Stadio Tardini to join Juventus and Roma at the top of Serie A.