Posted December 08, 2012 on AP on Fox
PLAYERS: Francesco Totti
Roma captain Francesco Totti scored twice and set up two more goals in a 4-2 win that ended Fiorentina's nine-match unbeaten run on Saturday. The result left both clubs tied for fourth in the Serie A and marked a forgettable return for Fiorentina manager Vincenzo Montella, who played with Roma alongside Totti for a decade then coached the Giallorossi briefly last year. Earlier, Atalanta beat Parma 2-1 to move into a tie for seventh. German Denis put Atalanta ahead with a header four minutes in, and Federico Peluso doubled the lead in the 38th from a rebound of a shot from Denis. Amauri pulled one back for Parma in the 45th with a header. On Sunday, league leader Juventus visits Palermo in coach Antonio Conte's return from a four-month touchline ban. Also, second-place Napoli visits third-place Inter Milan. Roma, Fiorentina and Lazio are each six points behind Juventus. At the Stadio Olimpico, both teams scored their first goals following free kicks. Leandro Castan gav...
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