Andrea Belotti scored a hat-trick and missed a penalty as Torino cruised to a 5-1 victory over Bologna in Serie A.
Inter Milan suffered a surprise 2-0 defeat to Chievo on the opening weekend of Serie A while Napoli also struggled.
Sampdoria have rescinded midfielder Nenad Krsticic's contract by mutual consent.
Sevilla are set to sign Sampdoria midfielder Joaquin Correa on a five-year deal.
Sampdoria president Massimo Ferrero has offered Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli an escape route from Anfield.
Liverpool's unwanted striker Mario Balotelli has been linked with a second Serie A club in as many days.