The new Serie A season kicks off this weekend, with current champions Juventus beginning their latest title defence with an away trip to Parma.
You could say that the second half of the season is finally upon us in the top European leagues and Serie A is no different. At the time of writing clubs have played 22 games so far and you do tend to get a runaway leader in the division but this time round in Italy’s top flight it seems to have turned into a straight two horse race for the title this season.
Saturday’s 5PM kick-off sees two of Italy’s biggest teams come together in – what is arguably one of the most anticipated matches of the season, so far – and few matches in Italy’s Serie A San Siro league come close, both in terms of the number of supporters we can expect to see – and the coverage in both media, and on online bookies. Read more