AS Roma had goalkeeper Robin Olsen to thank for a 2-1 win over lowly Bologna on Monday which kept them hot on the heels of AC Milan in Serie A.
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The Montreal Impact have acquired Nigerian forward Orji Okwonkwo on loan from Italian club Bologna FC for the 2019 season.
New Bologna coach Sinisa Mihajlovic enjoyed a debut to remember as Federico Santander handed them a shock 1-0 Serie A win over Inter Milan.
Bologna made the announcement on Monday, a day after losing at home to Frosinone 4-0.
Cristiano Ronaldo was among several regulars who didn't start though defending champion Juventus nevertheless eased into the Coppa quarterfinals.
Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri said his players will walk off field of play at Coppa Italia if subjected to racial insults.
Dries Mertens scored two minutes from time to give second-placed Napoli a 3-2 win over Bologna.
Inter notched a big win over Napoli on Boxing Day, albeit one overshadowed by sad events around the pitch. Elsewhere, Roma must get it together.
AC Milan played out a dull 0-0 draw at Bologna on a freezing, foggy night in Serie A on Tuesday.