Wednesday July 23 2014
Verona and Palermo win, Genoa stall

Verona beat Serie D side St Georgen 3-0, Palermo put six past Latvians Jurmala, but Genoa drew with Al Hilal.

The pre-season friendlies are coming thick and fast as we go towards the start of the Serie A campaign.

Hellas Verona saw off Serie D outfit St Georgen 3-0, as Luca Toni both converted a penalty and hit the crossbar.

Mattia Valoti tapped in the second from close range before defender Francesco Zampano rounded off the victory.

Palermo thumped Latvian club Jurmala 6-0 this evening, the newly-promoted Serie A side celebrating an Eros Pisano brace.

Franco Vazquez, Andrea Belotti, Carlos Embalo and Fabio Daprela completed the scoresheet.

There were no goals in Genoa’s encounter with Al Hilal, as it ended 0-0 with the Saudi club.