On Sunday, August 28th, the A league season begins with Milan in Cagliari, Roma in Bologna, Juventus in Udine, while Lazio hosts Chievo, Inter hosts Lecce and Napoli plays against Genoa at the San Paolo stadium. On Saturday, the 27th, at 6:00 pm , the first match, the second at 8:45 pm; on Sunday, only one match at 6:00 pm while all the others 8:45 pm.
The 2011/2012 season, as indicated by the fixtures officialized this evening in Milan, will have no top-seeded teams, no derby on the first or last day and not on the same day. The first big matches are on the third day with Inter-Roma and Napoli-Milan, while the first derby will be in the capital on October 16th, while Milan-Inter will be on January 15th.
Five infra-weekly rounds are scheduled, on Wednesday, and five breaks, too. The first are on September 21st, October 26th, February 1st, April 11th and May 2nd. The first three breaks will be connected with the matches played by the national team coached by Cersare Prandelli on the road towards the 2012 European Championships: the season stops on September 4th, October 9th and November 13th. Then the Christmas break and no matches on December 25th and January 1st. The season ends on Sunday, May 13, 2012.