The Italian Serie A one of the tightest leagues in the world the quality is second to none with Teams with a pedigree like Juventus, the two Milan teams AC and Inter Milan
Qualification for the Champions league goes automatically to the top Three teams, the 4th place team will enter the qualifying rounds. 5th & 6th will qualify for the Europa league, while the teams in 18th 19th and 20th spots will be relegated.
You know the action is going to be good the players are of the highest quality.
The top teams in Italy are Juventus, Inter Milan, AC Milan Turin, Roma to name just a few of the classy teams that make up Serie A.
Top Italian Players include:
During the league, from August to May, each club plays each of the other teams twice; once at home and once away, totaling 38 games for each team by the end of the season. Therefore, in Italian football a true round-robin format is used. In the first half of the season, called the andata, each team plays once against each league opponent, for a total of 19 games. In the second half of the season, called the ritorno, the teams play in exactly the same order that they did in the first half of the season, the only difference being that home and away situations are switched.
The top three teams in the Serie A qualified for the UEFA Champions League (from the 2012-13 season). The top two teams qualify directly to the group phase, while the third-placed team enters the competition at the playoff qualifying round and must win a two-legged knockout tie in order to enter the group phase. Teams finishing 4th and 5th qualify for the UEFA Europa League Tournament.
Roberto Baggio: 1993 (Juventus) World Player of the Year
Alessandro Del Piero