Juventus win the Turin derby; Catania pick up a point in Siena

Juventus 1 – Torino 0 (Serie A, October 25, 2008) After a goalless 45, Amuari put Juventus ahead in the Turin derby with a strong run and finish which squeezed under the keeper. The game marked the second win for Ranieri in a week, staving off the boo-boys calling for the manager’s head.

Siena 1 – Catania 1 (Serie A, October 25, 2008) Calaio put the hosts in front 15 minutes from time with a powerful header but the high-flying Sicilians were quickly level when Mascara converted a penalty after Paolucci was tripped by keeper.

Vicenza 1 – Sassuolo 0 (Serie B, October 25, 2008) The only goal came from Sgrigna ‘s penalty as top-placed Sassuolo fell to a surprise defeat that puts Vicenza in second place.

Mantova 1 – Parma 3 (Serie B, October 25, 2008)

Livorno 2 – Rimini 1 (Serie B, October 25, 2008) Rossini nodded in Diamanti’s cross and Tavano met Bonetto’s assist. Rimini staged a late fight-back through Vantaggiato, while Cipriani hit the bar.

Bari 3 – Grosseto 1 (Serie B, October 25, 2008) Francesco Caputo bagged a hat-trick to end Grosseto’s hopes of topping the table, who got on the scoresheet through Vitiello’s volley.