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Juventus to begin Serie A campaign against Udinese

Juventus' pursuit of a fifth straight Serie A title begins at home to Udinese in late August.

While Massimiliano Allegri's men were drawn against the team also referred to as Bianconeri on the opening weekend of the new season, expected challengers Roma were sent to Hellas Verona.

AC Milan face a daunting trip to Fiorentina and city rivals Inter tackle Atalanta at San Siro.

Further key first-round ties to emerge at Monday's official unveiling of the 2015-16 fixture calendar involved the newly-promoted clubs, with Carpi taking in a first ever top-flight game at Sampdoria.

Southern outfit Frosinone -- the Serie B runners-up -- entertain Torino and playoff final winners Bologna travel to the capital to face Lazio.

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