Serie A: Mertens shines for Napoli

Serie A

Napoli 2-0 Sampdoria

Napoli bounced back from the defeat to Juventus with a 2-0 victory over Sampdoria on Saturday evening.

After a promising cameo against Juve, Hirving Lozano was handed his first start for the Naples outfit.

However, it was Dries Mertens who stole the headlines as the Belgium netted a brace with strikes in each half to seal the victory.

The win moves Napoli up to fourth spot, while Sampdoria remain rooted to the foot of the table.

Inter Milan 1-0 Udinese

Inter Milan made it three wins from three matches with a 1-0 victory over Udinese on Saturday night.

Stefano Sensi got the game's only goal after 44 minutes for his second goal of the season.

Antonio Conte's charges will finish the weekend in top spot, while Udinese lie in 14th position.