Italian Serie A 2021-22: Teams, Fixtures and Where To Watch In India
After a rocky series due to the coronavirus pandemic, Italian football has returned to remind the world why it is among the finest. If you’re a football fan, you don’t need any reminder that the Italian Serie A is right around the corner!
Also known as Serie A TIM to adhere to sponsorship commitments, the Serie A 2021-22 league is the 120th edition celebrated top-tier Italian football. Moreover, this tournament is also the 90th round-robin competition and the 12th series since the formation of the Lega Serie A. The reigning champions are Inter Milan.
Inter Milan celebrated their 19th league title in 2021. Milan led the way with 12 points, trailed by Atalanta and then Juventus.
A little over a month later, these teams are going to indulge in another battle for the league title, in which each team member strives hard to showcase their talents.
In this blog, we have covered various elements of the Italian Serie A 2021-22 matches, including where you can watch the matches live.
According to a 2019 survey, Juventus FC have by far the most supporters of any Serie A football club in Italy. According to data, around 8.7 million Italians supported Juventus in the 2019/2020 season.
League Table For Serie A 2021-22
The Serie A league table has twenty clubs, including the top 17 groups from the prior season and 3 teams advanced from Serie B.
Crotone, Benevento (both demoted only after one year in the top division), and Parma (dropped after three years throughout the top flight) were both demoted to the Serie B for the season 2021–22.
Empoli was promoted to Serie A after a two-year hiatus on May 4, 2021. Six days later, Salernitana sealed their return to the top division after a 22-year hiatus. The final squad to be advanced was Venezia, who beat Cittadella in the promotional play-offs on May 27 to rejoin the first division after a nineteen-year hiatus.
With 36 championships, Juventus is the most successful team in the Serie A-League. From the 2011-12 season until the 2019-20 season, Juventus has won a record-breaking nine consecutive Serie A championships. Juventus has also finished second in Serie A 21 times.
Inter Milan had won the title in the previous seasons, ending Juventus' nine-year winning run. With 19 championships, they also became the second-biggest team. However, AC Milan is only one championship behind Inter Milan as the club has won 18 Serie A titles.
We’ve provided the teams and their home cities below:
Serie A 2021-22 Fixtures
The new season of Serie A 2021-22 will begin on August 22, 2021. All of the matches will occur between the 22nd of August 2021 and end on the 22nd of May 2022. Serie A is both the greatest and the most renowned football association in Italy.
While the entire schedule for Serie A 2021-22 hasn’t been released yet, the tournament will begin on August 22nd, 2021 and end on May 22nd, 2022. As the start of the tournament is hardly a month away, the schedule is expected to be announced soon.
Where To Watch Serie A 2021-22 Matches Live In India?
Football lovers are in luck as there are multiple ways to watch the Serie A 2021-22 matches live in India.
Broadcasting Serie A 2021-22
Starting on September 19th, Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) would once again live stream the Serie A league. The match would be broadcasted LIVE on Sony Sports on SONY TEN 2 channels, viewers can enjoy their favorite Serie A clubs and players in motion live in English.
If you’re a DTH user, you can view the match on the following channels:
- Tata Sky: Channel 473 (HD) and Channel 474 (SD)
- DishTV: Channel 612 (HD) and Channel 613 (SD)
- Airtel DTH: Channel 287 (HD) and Channel 288 (SD)
- Sun Direct: Channel 981 (HD) and Channel 512 (SD)
- Videocon DTH: Channel 413 (HD) and Channel 931 (SD)
Streaming Serie A 2021-22
As the exclusive streaming partner, SonyLIV will allow its customers to live stream the Serie A 2021-22 matches. However, this content will only be available to premium customers.
The package costs INR 299 for one month, INR 699 for six months, and INR 999 for a year. You can visit SonyLIV’s official website to purchase the plan.
The top level of the Italian football league system is Serie A. The second division, known as Serie B, was established in 1929, and a third-tier, known as Serie C, was established a few years later.
Italy is often synonymous with football, and the Italy Serie A 2021-22 matches are surely going to be a treat for anyone who loves the sport. So, now that you know the teams playing and where you can watch the matches live, it’s time to FOOTBALL!