With two of Serie A's big hitters, Napoli and Juventus, not actually playing their match on Sunday it opened up the opportunity for others to shine, particularly after the Partenopei looked so devastating last weekend in their 6-0 win over Genoa.
Not only did he contribute a goal and an assist from midfield, but his passing was exemplary as he completed 68/75 balls to team-mates, with 34 of them being sent into the final third.
In goal in our Team of the Week is Lorenzo Montipo (8.6)of Benevento who made no less than seven saves in the potentially vital 1-0 win over Bologna.
In a five-man defence is Theo Hernandez (8.7) and Simon Kjaer (8.1) of Milan, Roma/match-stats/2160038">Roger Ibanez (9.1) of Roma, Lazio-fc-Internazionale-Milano/match-stats/2160034">Francesco Acerbi (8.0) of Lazio, and Fiorentina-uc-sampdoria/match-stats/2160031">Nikola Milenkovic (7.7) of Fiorentina.
Ibanez was particularly impressive as he had 98 touches of the ball, won 10/16 duels, and made eight ball recoveries and six Interceptions.