"The team showed great character and we soaked up pressure when we had to, proving we are a fantastic side."
It was a rare goal from captain Zanetti, who hadn't netted for the club since a 2-0 over Ascoli on November 5, 2006.
"Zanetti's goal seems like a sign from destiny, precisely because he is the captain and the one with the most appearances in the squad.
"A nine-point advantage over second place is a great deal. I'm not going to be hypocritical here."