Grading Serie A’s Clubs At The Winter Break


It’s not really the halfway point in the Serie A season, but the Christmas break for Italy’s top flight always provides a helpful reference point in analyzing the state of each of the league’s clubs and how their season has progressed. Having played 16 of their 38 games, the league’s sides have shown their strengths and weaknesses as well as having displayed which are on track to achieve their objectives and which are in danger of falling well short of expectations. Here is a look back on the first portion of 2011-12 in Serie A, breaking down each team based on results, performances and improvement from the previous campaign.