Serie B is back with a bang and surprise results, as Modena, Varese, Bari and Empoli capitulated at home, while Livorno stalled in Padova.
On Friday night leaders Sassuolo fell to a shock 2-1 defeat at little Crotone.
Bari 0-1 Ascoli
Scorers: Zaza 15 (A)
Cesena 3-1 Vicenza
Scorers: Pinardi 18 (V), Granoche 25 (C), Tonucci 27 (C), Succi 75 (C)
Crotone 2-1 Sassuolo
Scorers: De Giorgio 13 (C), Eramo 28 (C), Missiroli 35 (S)
Sent off: Galardo 92 (S)
Empoli 0-2 Novara
Scorers: Lepiller 69 (N), Lazzari 93 (N)
Grosseto 3-1 Cittadella
Scorers: Di Roberto 32 (C), Padella 40 (G), Piovaccari 56 (G), Lupoli pen 78 (G)
Missed penalty: Jadid 43 (G)
Modena 1-2 Ternana
Scorers: Litteri 81, pen 94 (T), Ardemagni pen 86 (M)
Padova 0-0 Livorno
Pro Vercelli 0-0 Reggina
Spezia 0-1 Hellas Verona
Scorers: Cacia 81 (HV)
Varese 1-2 Virtus Lanciano
Scorers: Turchi 44 (VL), Ebagua 74 (V), Volpe pen 84 (VL)
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