AC Milan, Internazionale, Italian Coppa Italia, Italian Serie A, Juventus, Leagues, Napoli, Story

Products You May Like

ESPN FC presents the Battle of the Leagues, a FIFA 20 tournament to determine the best league in the world.
Gab Marcotti thinks Edinson Cavani should stay at PSG and not accept a three-year deal at Inter Milan.
Gab Marcotti is unsure that PSG will be open to Massimiliano Allegri.
Julien Laurens reacts to the Italian sports minister giving Serie A the go-ahead to resume June 20.

Italian football will resume with the second legs of the Italian Cup semifinals on June 12 and 13.

Stream Italian Cup and Serie A matches on ESPN+ (U.S. only)
– Marcotti: Everything you need to know about Serie A’s return

Sports Minister Vincenzo Spadafora announced Thursday that the competition can resume one day earlier than previously scheduled.

While league officials had not yet officially released the schedule, Juventus is expected to host AC Milan on June 12 followed by Napoli vs. Inter Milan a day later.

Juventus and Milan drew 1-1 in the first leg while Napoli beat Inter 1-0. The final is scheduled for June 17 at Rome’s Stadio Olimpico.

Serie A is scheduled to resume June 20, having been suspended since March 9. Teams will face two games a week for the rest of the season once the league restarts.

Most weekend matchdays will run from Saturday to Monday and midweek rounds from Tuesday to Thursday.

Kickoff times will be 19.30 or 21.45 local time, although there will be some 17.15 starts despite concerns from the players’ union about possible high temperatures.

The league will resume with the four matches postponed from previous rounds. TorinoParma get the ball rolling at 19.00 local time on June 20 followed by Verona vs. Cagliari.

Juventus, chasing a ninth successive Serie A title, lead with 63 points from 26 games followed by Lazio (62), Inter Milan (54) and Atalanta (48). The three teams in the relegation zone are Lecce, SPAL and Brescia.

Information from the Associated Press was used in this report.

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

Romeu named new Barcelona women’s coach
Szoboszlai criticises medics’ speed on Varga clash
Germany win Euro group with late Fullkrug goal
Madrid’s Güler nets stunner as Turkey top Georgia
England get injury boost with Shaw back training

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *