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Napoli will be looking to hit struggling Empoli hard in Friday's early Serie A match to keep touch with leaders Juventus before next week's Champions League blockbuster against Paris Saint-Germain.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored from 12 yards to bring Juventus level against Empoli in Serie A
Fresh from upstaging Manchester United at Old Trafford in midweek Juventus resume their quest for an eighth consecutive Serie A title at strugglers Empoli on Saturday.
Steven Nzonzi and Edin Dzeko scored in either half as resurgent Roma won their fourth consecutive game to move third in Serie A with a 2-0 win over promoted Empoli in Tuscany on Saturday.
Fans of Genoa football club watched the first 43 minutes of the home match to Serie A side Empoli in near silence in order to honour the victims of the motorway bridge collapse.
Empoli join Palermo and Pescara in Serie B as Crotone beat Lazio to ensure their place in Serie A is safe for next season.
AC Milan's attempts to qualify for Europe will go down to the last game of the Serie A season, believes coach Vincenzo Montella.
A record-breaking double from Edin Dzeko fired Roma to a 2-0 win over lowly Empoli that maintains the tension in the Serie A title race on a potentially decisive weekend.