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Serie A set to return soon as lockdown is eased in Italy

Serie A action is expected to return soon as Italy will be moving into Phase 2 of their return from the coronavirus pandemic on May 4. Therefore, players will be able to return to individual training from then on. Group training will also begin on May 18 with matches expected to restart on June 2. It is believed that the Coppa Italia will resume before the Serie A to give clubs ample time to return. It remains to be seen if this will be the case eventually. It can be recalled that Italy recorded its smallest death toll in six weeks on Saturday. However, Italian prime minister Giuseppe Conte pointed out the need for the continuation of social distancing measures to avoid another increase in cases. READ: Barca turned down €65 million offer for Sergi Roberto According to Football-...