AC Milan and Juventus share a score-draw; Dundee United shoot down Hearts

AC Milan 1* – Juventus 1 (Pens. 5-4) (Friendly, August 17, 2009) Diego saw a 20-yard effort deflect off of Thiago Silva and into the net as Juventus established a first half lead. With 20 minutes remaining Alexandre Pato met a right wing cross to head the Rossoneri level.

Watch individual match highlights for Ronaldinho, Alexandre Pato, Alessandro Nesta, Thiago Silva and Rene Gattuso.

***

Dundee United 2 – Hearts 0 (SPL, August 17, 2009) The once-upon-a-time “new Michael Owen,” Danny Cadamarteri, crashed home a fourth minute penalty as Dundee United took an early lead over Hearts. Danny Cadamarteri then sowed up the victory with a second five minutes from time.

***

Besiktas 2 – Antalyaspor 0 (Super Lig, August 17, 2009) Goals from Holosko and Tello (a super free-kick) midway through the second half earned Besiktas the points.

***

Vitoria Setubal 0 – Vitoria Guimaraes 0 (Superliga, August 17, 2009) A dreadful match at the Estadio do Bonfim between Vitoria and Guimaraes closed out the first round of matches with a scoreless draw.

***

GAIS 1 – Orgryte 0 (Allsvenskan, August 17, 2009) Par Eriksson’s 53rd minute tap-in proved enough for GAIS.

Halmstad 1 – AIK Stockholm 2 (Allsvenskan, August 17, 2009) Mikael Rosen put Halmstad ahead in the ninth minute before Mauro Obolo quickly levelled with Kenny Pavey scoring what proved to be the winner nine minutes before the break.

***

Viking 2 – Molde 1 (Tippeligaen, August 17, 2009) Molde took the lead in the 17th minute through Aksel Skjolsvik. Birkir Bjarnason equalised five minutes into the second half and Martin Fillo’s 78th minute winner turned the match for Viking.