Juve edge Fiorentina after Roma's easy win in Serie A league openers

Argentina ace Gonzalo Higuain netted the winner in his first game with Serie A champions Juventus Saturday as they edged Fiorentina 2-1 after Roma crushed Udinese 4-0 in a curtain-raiser.

Ilicic's brace lifts Fiorentina to the top in Serie A

Josip Ilicic scored a brace against his former team to help Fiorentina win 3-1 at Palermo and go top as the Italian Serie A league resumed after a two-week break.