Fiorentina climbs Serie A ladder
GENOA, Italy (AP)
Manuel Pasqual, the Tuscan club's captain, scored in the 14th minute with a lob over former Fiorentina goalkeeper Sebastien Frey in the 14th minute, following a perfectly placed long pass from defender Gonzalo Rodriguez.
The top two finishers qualify automatically for the Champions League, while the third-place team goes into the final playoff round.
Genoa remained fifth from the bottom with nine points.