Matches Serie A 2011/2012 Kick Off August 28 - FIGC release schedule 2011/2012 Serie A season. The opening match will be held on August 28 and ends on May 13, punctuated by winter break that long. Schedule 2011/2012 Italian league opener came after an agreement is reached between the clubs that competed in Serie A in a meeting that was held on Tuesday (14/06/2011) local time.Excerpted from the Italian Football, season-opening games will be held on Saturday, August 28 at 18:00 and continues with the second match at 20:00 GMT. Clubs and players to a long holiday at Christmas and winter. The competition will be halted on 19 December and will resume on January 7, 2012.