Napoli have also remained without points loss in the eighth game of this Serie A season.

The team of coach Luciano Spalletti did book a difficult home win against Torino on Sunday: 1-0.

Victor Osimhen was crowned match winner in Stadio Diego Armando Maradona.

The Nigerian striker's header from a rebound nine minutes before the end.

Halfway through the first half, Napoli already had the perfect opportunity to take the lead, but a penalty from Lorenzo Insigne was saved by goalkeeper Vanja Milinkovic-Savic.

Fifteen minutes after the break, Giovanni Di Lorenzo found the net for the home team, but that goal was rejected after the intervention of the VAR due to offside.

Thanks to the eighth win in a row, Napoli takes the lead in Serie A again from AC Milan, which beat Hellas Verona 3-2 on Saturday.

The team from Naples has two points ahead of the 'Rossoneri'.

Earlier in the day, Atalanta booked a simple victory at Empoli: 1-4.

Josip Ilicic scored twice for the Bergamo formation, but also missed a penalty.

Mattia Viti (own goal) and Duván Zapata made the other hits for Atalanta, where Marten de Roon and Teun Koopmeiners had a base place.

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