Mauro Icardi scored a hat-trick as Inter Milan demolished 10-man Sassuolo, beating them 7-0 for the second time in the space of 12 months.
Just a week shy of the one year anniversary of their 7-0 win in Sassuolo, Inter did it again on home soil, with Icardi leading the way.
The Argentinian striker put the hosts ahead in the fourth minute as the Nerazzurri took control of the contest from the start.
Mateo Kovacic doubled Inter's lead in the 21st minute before Icardi struck again on the half-hour mark.
Sassuolo and Cagliari shared the spoils in a 1-1 draw in their first Serie A match of the new season at the Mapei stadium on Sunday.
The home side had the better of the first half and took the lead through Simone Zaza in the 42nd minute, but Marco Sau equalised two minutes later to earn Cagliari a deserved point.
New Cagliari coach Zdenek Zeman had to do without striker Victor Ibarbo through injury with Diego Farias chosen to play alongside Andrea Cossu and Sau in attack.
The hosts had the first chance...
Filippo Inzaghi enjoyed a dream Serie A coaching debut by guiding AC Milan to a 3-1 win against Lazio at the San Siro on Sunday afternoon.
Keisuke Honda put the hosts ahead in the seventh minute before Sulley Muntari doubled Milan's lead before the hour mark. Summer signing Jeremy Menez then made it 3-0 when he earned and converted a penalty in the 64th minute.
Lazio reduced the arrears three minutes later when Milan defender Alex scored into his own goal. The visitors should have made it 3-2 with...