Tevez gives Juve derby points

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Updated: February 24, 2014

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A Carlos Tevez goal against Torino restored Juventus 9 point lead at the top of Serie A.

Roma had closed the gap to 6 points on Saturday following their win over Bologna however the Tevez goal was the difference giving Juve the derby points.

Inter Milan’s push for a top-three place took another hit as the Nerazzurri was held to a 1-1 draw by bottom-half side Cagliari, which took the lead in the first half through Mauricio Pinilla before seeing Rolando tally the equalizer in the 51st minute.

AC Milan claimed three points at Sampdoria in a 2-0 triumph with goals from Adel Taarabt and Adil Rami, Hellas Verona built a 3-0 halftime lead on Livorno before holding on for a 3-2 win and Chievo climbed out of the bottom three with a 2-0 victory against Catania courtesy of goals from Cyril Thereau and Luca Rigoni.