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2019 International Champions Cup
  • Giovanni Simeone (27')
  • Riccardo Sottil (52')
  • Javier L√≥pez (25')

Fiorentina beat Chivas to win ICC opening match

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Fiorentina storm back to win ICC opener vs. Chivas (1:59)

Goals from Giovanni Simeone and Riccardo Sottil earned Fiorentina a come-from-behind win over Chivas in the International Champions Cup opener. (1:59)

Giovanni Simeone and Riccardo Sottil scored on either side of half-time as Fiorentina beat Chivas de Guadalajara 2-1 in the opening match of the International Champions Cup tournament.

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Javier Lopez gave the Liga MX team the inital lead in the 25th minute at SeatGeek Stadium in Bridgeview, Illinois but the Serie A club pulled it back two minutes later on Simeone's score.

Alan Pulido had a chance to tie it up for Chivas but missed a penalty in the 36th minute. Sottil gave La Viola the eventual game-winner in the 52nd minute.