Vito Doria Date: 19th December 2020 at 9:03am
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drew 2-2 with Genoa while city rivals Inter gained ground on them with a 1-0 win against Napoli.

, Sassuolo, and Lazio drew 1-1 with Atalanta, Fiorentina, and Benevento respectively while Roma defeated Torino 3-1.

Elsewhere, Sampdoria won 2-1 away to Hellas Verona and Spezia drew 2-2 with Bologna.

Here is the Team of the Week for Round 12 of the 2020/21 Serie A season, which is deployed in the usual 3-4-3 formation. Let us know your thoughts!

Pierluigi Gollini – Atalanta

It took a stunning from Federico Chiesa to beat the Orobici goalkeeper, otherwise Gollini was not overawed by the Juventus attack. Saving a penalty from Cristiano Ronaldo capped off a great performance.

Davide Calabria – AC Milan

Without the attacking threat of Theo on the left flank, Calabria was given more license to go forward and he scored the ’s first goal of the match with a diagonal drive from outside of the box.

Kamil Glik – Benevento

The experienced Polish defender rarely lost a dual in defence and he posed an aerial threat at set-pieces.

Chris Smalling – Roma

Defended effortlessly and he was alert whenever the Torino attack posed a danger.

Federico Chiesa – Juventus

Opened the scoring with a strike from long range and dropped back to help the defence whenever necessary.

Nicolo Barella – Inter (2 apps)

Showed a lot of fight and determination, even when his teammates struggled to get into the game. Played a part in the action that resulted in the decisive penalty.

Albin Ekdal – Sampdoria

The Swede won the ball back for his team, dictated the play, and he gave Il Doria the lead with a powerful low strike from outside the penalty area.

Musa – Bologna (2 apps)

Missed a penalty, but he still inspired the Felsinei comeback against Spezia, taking the corner which resulted in the opener and then equalised with an audacious lob.

Mattia Destro – Genoa

The Grifone came close to pulling off one of the shocks of the season and they led twice thanks to his double.

M’Bala Nzola – Spezia (2 apps)

Grabbed a brace for the Aquilotti as they took a two-goal lead against Bologna.

Franck Ribery – Fiorentina (2 apps)

Earned the penalty which resulted in the equaliser and he was denied the winner only by the crossbar.