Defending champion Milan to open Serie A against Udinese
Runner-up Inter Milan visits newly-promoted Lecce on the opening day, while Juventus hosts Sassuolo and Napoli visits Hellas Verona.The season starts the weekend of August 13.
The season starts the weekend of August 13. There will be a lengthy pause because of the World Cup in Qatar and the traditional Christmas break, with no Serie A soccer between November 13 and January 4.
The season ends at the start of June for the first time since 2001.
The first derby match between the Milan teams will be the weekend of September 4, with the return game in early February.
Milan visits Juventus in the penultimate round. AP NRB NRB
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