Serie A Round-Up
By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Internazionale came from behind twice to draw 2-2 with Parma.Italian champions Milan came from behind to claim a 2-1 win over Lazio in Rome thanks to an Andrei Shevchenko brace.
Portuguese stopper Fernando Couto had headed Lazio in to a 1-0 half-time lead but the gifted Ukrainian took centre stage in the second period.
Two goals in four minutes stole the points as Milan finally found form after a miserable midweek defeat to Messina.
The first came courtesy of a well struck volley and then Shevchenko netted Milan's and his own second with a clinical finish after a superb run.
Milan's copy book was somewhat blotted towards the end of the game as anchorman Massimo Ambrosini saw red for an elbow on Filippini.
Parma were denied their first win of the season as Internazionale twice came from behind to earn a 2-2 draw at The Giuseppe Meazza.
Alberto Gilardino stunned the hosts with the opener after 16 minutes, only for substitute Obafemi Martins to draw Inter level on 72 minutes.
Parma restored their lead two minutes later with Marco Marchionni netting, but Martins grabbed his second eight minutes from time to secure a point for Roberto Mancini's men.
Sampdoria recorded their first win of the season with an impressive 2-0 victory over Fiorentina at the Artemio Franchi.
Fabio Bazzani fired the visitors in front after just nine minutes and Stefano Sacchetti grabbed a second on 64 minutes.
Brescia climbed off the bottom of the table with a surprise 2-1 win at Udinese.
Andrea Caracciola gave the visitors the perfect start with the opener from the penalty spot after just seven minutes.
David Di Michele levelled for Udinese on 57 minutes, but Daniele Mannini hit the winner for Brescia 13 minutes from the end.
Any hope Udinese had of getting back into the game evaporated a minute later when Czech star Marek Jankulovski was dismissed.
Lecce moved into third spot in Serie A with a superb 3-1 win over ten-man Cagliari.
The visitors were reduced to ten men on 32 minutes with Diego Lopez being dismissed for a professional foul.
Lecce replied and drew level two minutes after the break through Mauro Esposito.
Guillermo Giacomazzi gave the hosts the lead on 72 minutes and Sasa Bjelanovic wrapped up the victory with the third four minutes from time.
Messina maintained their unbeaten start to the season with a goalless draw with Chievo
Siena and Reggina shared the spoils after a goalless draw.
Livorno and Atalanta are both still looking for their first wins of the season after a fiery 1-1 draw between the two sides.
Giampaolo Pazzini was sent off for Atalanta on the half hour for a professional foul and things were evened up 30 minutes with Igor Protti seeing red.
Carmine Gautieri fired Atalanta in front on 71 minutes, but the lead was short-lived as Luca Vigiani equalised two minutes later for Livorno.