Pato winner puts Milan past Viola

Pato winner puts Milan past Viola

Published Feb. 24, 2010 8:40 p.m. ET

Alexandre Pato scored an injury time goal to give AC Milan a 2-1 win over Fiorentina on Wednesday night that moves it into second place in the Serie A.

Pato's goal was his 10th of the season and came nine minutes after substitute Klaas Jan Huntelaar had come off the bench to equalize Alberto Gilardino's first half opener.

Inter Milan is top with 55 points, AC Milan is second on 51 and AS Roma is third with 50.

In Wednesday's other match Udinese came from behind to beat Cagliari 2-1 in Pasquale Marino's first match since returning to the Udinese coaching job.

Alex Sanchez and Antonio Di Natale scored second half goals after Jeda had given Cagliari the lead in the first half.