Serie A had several interesting matches on the program today, and it is interesting that in all the games celebrated guests. Sassuolo made a big surprise by beating Inter with 1-0. Guests are known to shock the favorites and today they proved that in a duel with team from Milan. Napoli took advantage of Inter’s defeat and after defeating Frosinone with 5-1 came to the top of the table. Genoa was better than Atalante, 2-0. Bologna last week defeated AC Milan, and now failed to win in the match against Chievo Verona. Hellas Verona still does not know to win in Serie A. This time Palermo took points from Verona with 1-0 win. Empoli with the same result came to victory against Torino. At the end of the day Juventus with 2-1 defeated Sampdoria.
Today, five matches of the FA Cup were played. Oxford United has made a surprise by eliminating Swansea City with the score 3-2. Carlisle United and Yeovil Town have played 2-2, the same score was in the match between Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City. Guus Hiddink has brought a bit of life in Chelsea, who overcame Scunthorpe United with 2-0. Shrewsbury Town was better than Cardiff City, as the finale score was 1-0.
Liga BBVA had five matches on the program today. Villarreal with 2-0 defeated Sporting Gijon, while Eibar was better than Espanyol with the score 2-1. Real Sociedad made a surprise by beating Valencia, 2-0. Las Palmas and Malaga shared the points, as the match ended 1-1. In the last game of the day Atletico Madrid as a guest beat Celta Vigo with 2-0.
Nantes beat Saint-Etienne with 2-1 in the match of the French Ligue 1. Lille and Nice played 1-1, while Marseille and Guingamp played without goals.
Some interesting games were played in the NBA in the night between Saturday and Sunday. Atlanta Hawks were convincing in a duel with the Chicago Bulls, 120-105. Washington Wizards outplayed Orlando Magic, 105-99, and Detroit Pistons beat Brooklyn Nets, 103-89. Toronto Raptors celebrated in a duel with the worst team in the league, Philadelphia 76ers, with 108-95. Utah Jazz outplayed Miami Heat, 98-83, while Golden State Warriors without major problems defeated Sacramento Kings, 128-116.
Stan Wawrinka overcame Borna Coric in the final of the ATP 250 Aircel Open with a 6-3, 7-5.
Milos Raonic made a surprise by beating Roger Federer in the final of the Brisbane International. The Canadian celebrated in two sets with the score 6-4, 6-4.
Today was played one game of the NFL Wild Card round. In almost inhumane conditions, Seattle Seahawks got very lucky win over Minnesota Vikings, 10-9. Home team controlled the match, but the team that for the previous two seasons represented NFC in the Super Bowl came to the lead fourth quarter. Vikings had a chance to win, but Blair Walsh missed a field goal from 27 yards in the final seconds of the match. Seahawks will play next match against Carolina Panthers.
Today in Belgrade started European Water Polo Championship. In the derby of the day Serbia was better than Croatia with the score 13-6. In the second match of Group B, France was convincing against Malta, 17-7. Today were also played two games in Group A, and favorites did not have problems. Spain is 13-4 with demolished Slovakia, while Montenegro was more than convincing against Netherlands, 13-6.