The Lega Series A confirmed a tentative date for the re-opening of the 2019-20 fixture list from 13 June, with touch training scheduled to begin on Monday following the agreement of the medical protocol.
Following the proposed improvements to the medical procedure a go-ahead has been issued to resume group training on Monday, 18 May.
The new medical protocol, however, continues to cause confusion between clubs and, above all, chief physicians. There is a stumbling point of liability, as club physicians do not want to be held entirely accountable when coronavirus is contracted by a player.
Unlike the Bundesliga model, the physicians are responsible for not just isolating a player or a staff member and repeatedly testing the others, but much more.
A, despite this confusion, was released by the Lega Series A, confirming “the date of June 13 for the start of the season.”