Inter has claimed the driving seat in what may turn out to be one of the most gripping Serie A title races this millennium.
A win in the Derby della Madonnina for the Nerazzurri secured local bragging rights and three precious points as they hunt down their first Scudetto since 2010.
They've stretched their lead at the top to four points over their fierce city rivals, but Roma, Atalanta, Lazio and defending champions Juventus are all very much still in the picture.
The Old Lady of Turin champions of Italy for nine seasons running can climb to third if they beat Crotone tonight in their first of two games in hand.
🔑 Serie A top six: Key upcoming fixtures
- 22 Feb: Juventus vs Crotone
- 27 Feb: Bologna vs Lazio
- 27 Feb: Hellas Verona vs Juventus
- 28 Feb: Samodoria vs Atalanta
- 28 Feb: Inter vs Genoa
- 28 Feb: Roma vs Milan
Roma vs Milan on Sunday already looks like a crunch encounter but with 15 rounds still to elapse, nothing is decided in February.
There are sure to be plenty more twists and turns as Italy's finest jostle for position at the top of the tree. Over to you, Juve.