Gennaro Gattuso's Napoli future appears bleak after the Coppa Italia holder's hopes of retaining its crown were ended by a 3-1 defeat at Atalanta.
Atalanta was unable to make the most of its superiority as it was held to a 0-0 draw at Napoli in the first leg of its Coppa Italia semi-final, with David Ospina keeping the visitor at bay.
Gianluca Frabotta scored his first senior goal as Juventus eased into a Coppa Italia semi-final tie against Inter with a comfortable 4-0 win over second-tier SPAL at Allianz Stadium.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has denied using racist insults when he clashed with Romelu Lukaku during Milan's 2-1 derby defeat to Inter on Wednesday (AEDT).
Zlatan Ibrahimovic went from hero to villain in Wednesday's (AEDT) Coppa Italia quarter-final defeat to rival Inter as he was involved in an ugly incident with Romelu Lukaku and later sent off in a 2-
Juventus progressed to the Coppa Italia final as it kept Inter at bay to secure a goalless draw in the semi-final second leg and a 2-1 aggregate victory.