Italian Serie A has officially confirmed that the 2018-2019 seasons will kick off August 19, 2018, with the final games of the season to be played Sunday, May 26, 2019.
A statement from Serie A said the 2018-2019 seasons will be the first time matches will be played on Boxing Day with the winter break taking place over the first weekend of January 2019.
While the Coppa Italia Cup will begin July for some teams except the top teams who will enter the competition at the round of 16 stage with the fixtures scheduled for January 13, 2019.
Serie A also confirmed that the Supercoppa will take place in January.
Juventus are the Serie A defending champions, having won the title for a record seven times.