Milan rivals to meet early
The first Milan derby will take place on only the second weekend of the new Serie A season.
Champions Inter will begin the defence of their scudetto by welcoming promoted Bari to the San Siro on the weekend of 22 August, before facing city rivals AC Milan, nominally as the away side, in the second round of fixtures.
Also in the first round of fixtures, released by Lega Calcio today, Juventus host Chievo and Roma travel to Genoa. The second round of fixtures also sees Juve visit Roma, while the first Sicilian derby will take place in the 14th round and the first Rome derby in the 15th.