AC Milan's January signings Krzysztof Piatek and Lucas Paqueta were both on the scoresheet after an own goal put the hosts on the way to a 3-0 win over Cagliari and a return to fourth place in Serie A on Sunday.
Cagliari's Luca Ceppitelli could do nothing to avoid putting through his own goal in the 13th minute to open the scoring before Paqueta broke his Milan duck nine minutes later.
Piatek, who got 13 league goals for Genoa before joining Milan last month, scored just past the hour for his fourth...
Cagliari's players were locked in their training centre due to a protest led by Sardinian farmers over the price of milk on Saturday.
Local farmers have been complaining over the low price of milk in the region and have taken to destroying their produce rather than selling it.
And many turned up at Asseminello, Cagliari's training centre, with local reports suggesting they were requesting the players boycott their match with AC Milan as an act of solidarity.
A video showed Cagliari...
Dark horses Atalanta moved within one point of the Champions League places when they followed up last week's cup win over Juventus by beating Cagliari 1-0 in Serie A on Monday.
Hans Hateboer headed in Timothy Castagne's cross five minutes after halftime to give the Bergamo-based team, who have never qualified for the Champions League, their fifth win in six matches in all competitions.
Alessandro Deiola headed against the crossbar in stoppage time for the Sardinians who finished the game with 10...