Brescia caused a huge upset in their first game back in Serie A, defeating a star-studded Cagliari on their own turf with Alfredo Donnarumma’s penalty.
Napoli fought back in a contentious, dramatic and exhilarating 4-3 thriller to beat Fiorentina at the Stadio Franchi on Franck Ribery’s debut.
It was the perfect start to Antonio Conte’s Inter career, a 4-0 victory over Lecce with Romelu Lukaku and Antonio Candreva among the scorers.
Giorgio Chiellini’s flick from close range proved enough for Juventus to start the season with victory in Parma, as Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal was disallowed.
Genoa fought back three times in this Stadio Olimpico thriller to ensure Paulo Fonseca’s Roma career begins with a 3-3 draw.
Ciro Immobile bagged a brace to take his career tally to 101 Serie A goals, as Lazio crushed Sampdoria 3-0 at Marassi.
Atalanta completed a remarkable comeback from 2-0 down to conquer SPAL 3-2 at the Stadio Mazza with Luis Muriel’s brace.
Simone Zaza scored one and accidentally deflected in another in Torino's hard-fought 2-1 victory over Sassuolo.
Rodrigo Becao had the perfect Serie A debut, scoring the winner as Udinese beat Marco Giampaolo’s toothless Milan 1-0.
Hellas Verona managed to grab a 1-1 draw with Bologna despite being down to 10 men for almost the entire game, but the most important thing was Sinisa Mihajlovic’s touchline return.