Giovinco goal takes Juve to laboured win over Cagliari; Catania KO Parma on penalties

Juventus 1 – Cagliari 0 (Coppa Italia, December 12, 2012) Sebastian Giovinco prodded home the only goal of the game midway through the first half.

Parma 1 – Catania 1 (Pens 3-4) (Coppa Italia, December 12, 2012) Catania held Parma to a 1-1 draw after extra time at the Tardini, then earned a place in the Coppa Italia Quarter-Finals in a penalty shoot-out.