MILAN – The Lega Serie A has announced the dates for next season.
The Serie A season will begin on Sunday 26 August 2012 and end on 19 May 2013.
There will be three rounds of midweek matches (26 September and 31 October
2012, 8 May 2013) and four breaks; one at the end of the year and three others
for international matches (9 September, 14 October and 30 December 2012, 24
The Coppa Italia will begin on 5 August. There will be direct elimination
matches for each round except for the semi-finals, which will be played as
always over two legs. The final is scheduled for Sunday 26 May 2013, with
Saturday 1 June as a reserve date.
Juventus and Napoli will face off in the Italian Super Cup on 19 August 2012,
with reserve dates of Saturday 11 and Saturday 25 August.