Atalanta beats Parma, moves up table
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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.
Atalanta is tied with AC Milan, 14 points behind Italian league leader Juventus, which visits Palermo on Sunday in coach Antonio Conte's return from a four-month touchline ban.
Also Sunday, second-place Napoli visits third-place Inter Milan.
Parma is one point behind Milan and Atalanta in ninth.
Later, Fiorentina's nine-match unbeaten run is on the line at Roma, the club its manager Vincenzo Montella played with for a decade then coached briefly last year.