Serie A Soccer league President Maurizio Beretta answers reporters questions as he arrives at the 'Lega Calcio' headquarters in Milan, Italy, Friday, Aug.19, 2011. Speaking before a meeting Beretta ... more 
Serie A Soccer league President Maurizio Beretta answers reporters questions as he arrives at the 'Lega Calcio' headquarters in Milan, Italy, Friday, Aug.19, 2011. Speaking before a meeting Beretta said he is confident that a strike threatened by the players to delay the start of the season can be avoided. The players have said that if a new collective contract is not signed before the Aug. 27-28 start of the season, they will strike. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Luca Bruno
Fri, Aug 19, 2011 8:22 AM EDT