Serie A Week 1 will be played on Wednesday December 21 after it was postponed due to a players' strike.
The opening round of the season was due to take place on August 27 and 28, but was postponed when the Players' Association (AIC) went on strike.
The Lega Calcio has confirmed the Week 1 fixtures will now be played on Wednesday December 21.
It would be the final game of 2011 for the Serie A teams before they go into the winter break.
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