Serie A have made a revolutionary decision as starting from this upcoming season, that is the 2021/22 one, the schedule will be asymmetric. In other words, the second half of the term won’t be based on the first one.
The decision was communicated through Lega Serie A’s website this afternoon and confirmed the intentions of the league. Certainly, it will be interesting to see how this can affect the team, or if it will matter at all.
Essentially, the order in which the games are in the first half of the season will not just be copied for the second half, as has been the case now. Instead, the order as well as the internal order within the round will be different.
The only regulation is that the return game won’t be played until another eight games have been played, to avoid late matches in the first half being played early in the second