Serie A is back!
Italy’s top flight returns for a 119th season as the 2020-21 campaign kicks off with Juventus set to defend its title for the ninth year in a row. The Bianconeri remain the class of Serie A, although old and rising powers like AC Milan, Inter Milan, Roma, Lazio and Atalanta look to keep Juve Scudetto-free for the first time since 2011.
USMNT fans will have a rooting interest this season, as midfielder Weston McKennie joined Juventus on loan in late August. The 22-year-old looks to earn a spot in the best lineup in Italy — alongside the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Paulo Dybala and fellow Juve newcomer Arthur — to become the first American regular in Serie A since Michael Bradley in the early 2010s.
Here’s a complete guide to watching Serie A soccer in the United States, including start times and TV channels for the first three matchdays of the 2020-21 season.
How to watch Serie A in the USA
- TV channels: ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes (select matches)
- Live stream: ESPN+
ESPN+ is the home of Serie A in the United States, with select matches also featuring on the company’s linear networks (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNEWS, ESPN Deportes). Over 340 Serie A matches will be shown on ESPN+ over the course of the 2020-21 season, with a Match of the Week airing on ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNEWS. Additionally, several matches throughout