Wednesday July 15 2020
Official: Serie C starts on September 27

The Lega Pro has officially announced that the 2020-21 season of Serie C will start on September 27.

The Board of Directors met on a videoconference today and confirmed among other things the start date of the next championship.

According to, Lega Pro President Francesco Ghirelli added: “We are still waiting for the provision on the tax credit and the institution of the apprenticeship.

“We miss the spectators in the stadiums, who represents an essential and irreplaceable component of football, as well as being a fundamental resource for ours clubs.

“We hope that the epidemiological curve of the country will continue to improve constantly also to allow a reduction of the health protocol.

“For Serie C it’s economically difficult to carry out the expected health checks and it would be another obstacle for the sustainability of our clubs.”

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