- Coppa Italia semifinals air today and Saturday Exclusively on ESPN+
- Serie A action returns June 20 on ESPN+, ESPN and ESPN Deportes
Top-level Italian soccer resumes this weekend after the coronavirus-enforced break with a pair of 2019-20 Coppa Italia semifinal matches airing exclusively on ESPN+ in English and Spanish. Juventus F.C. vs. A.C. Milan airs today at 3 p.m. ET while SSC Napoli vs. Inter Milan meet on Saturday, June 13, at 3 p.m. in second-leg matches.
In the first leg, Juventus earned a 1-1 tie on the road at A.C. Milan. Napoli holds a 1-0 road victory over Inter Milan. The four semifinal teams rank among the top-seven in current Italian Serie A standings.
The semifinal winners will meet in the Coppa Italia Final at Stadio Olimpico in Rome on Wednesday, June 17 (3 p.m., ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN+). Mark Donaldson and analyst Matteo Bonetti – ESPN’s lead commentator team for Italian soccer – will call the Coppa Italia Final in English, while Ricardo Ortiz and Andrés Agulla will handle the Spanish-language commentary on ESPN Deportes.
2019-20 Coppa Italia Semifinals and Final:
|Fri, Jun 12||3 p.m.||Coppa Italia Semifinal I (Juventus F.C. vs. A.C. Milan)||ESPN+|
|Sat, Jun 13||3 p.m.||Coppa Italia Semifinal II (SSC Napoli vs. Inter Milan)||ESPN+|
|Wed, Jun 17||3 p.m.||2019-20 Coppa Italia Final
Mark Donaldson and Matteo Bonetti — English
Ricardo Ortiz and Andres Agulla – Spanish
|ESPN, ESPN+, ESPN Deportes|
Beginning Saturday, June 20, ESPN+ returns as the primary home for Italian Serie A TIM matches in the United States. ESPN+ will live-stream most of the 124 remaining matches of the 2019-20 Serie A season over 44 days. The schedule begins with Torino vs. Parma from Olympic Grande Torino Stadium at 1:30 p.m. ET. ESPN+ matches will stream in English and Spanish.
ESPN’s linear television networks – ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNEWS – will televise up to four matches each week through the conclusion of the season. ESPN Deportes will also carry four matches every week in Spanish.
Serie A Returns – Schedule for First Five Matchdays:
|Sat, Jun 20||1:30 p.m.||Torino vs. Parma||ESPN+|
|3:45 p.m.||Verona vs. Cagliari||ESPN+|
|Sun, Jun 21||1:30 p.m.||Atalanta vs. Sassuolo||ESPN+|
|3:45 p.m.||Inter Milan vs. Sampdoria||ESPN+|
|Mon, Jun 22||1:30 p.m.||Fiorentina vs. Brescia||ESPN+|
|1:30 p.m.||Lecce vs. A.C. Milan||ESPN, ESPN Deportes|
|3:45 p.m.||Bologna vs. Juventus||ESPN+|
|Tue, Jun 23||1:30 p.m.||Spal vs. Cagliari||ESPN, ESPN Deportes|
|1:30 p.m.||Verona vs. Napoli||ESPN+|
|3:45 p.m.||Genoa vs. Parma||ESPN, ESPN Deportes|
|3:45 p.m.||Torino vs. Udinese||ESPN+|
|Wed, Jun 24||1:30 p.m.||Inter Milan vs. Sassuolo||ESPN+|
|3:45 p.m.||Atalanta vs. Lazio||ESPN, ESPN Deportes|
|3:45 p.m.||Roma vs. Sampdoria||ESPN+|
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