PSG-OL to kick-start season 2016-17
Ligue 1 champions and Coupe de France winners Paris Saint-Germain will take on league runners-up Olympique Lyonnais in the 2016-17 edition of the Trophé des Champions.
Paris Saint-Germain, crowned as Ligue 1 Champions of France and winners in the Coupe de France in the season just past, and Olympique Lyonnais, Ligue 1 runners-up, will face off on Saturday, August 6, 2016 in Klagenfurt, Austria, for the 21st edition of the season curtain-raiser.
It will be the fourth time the two clubs face off in the competition after 2004, 2006 and last season in Canada. In the 20 editions of the competition to date, PSG (five titles) and OL (seven titles) have won 12 combined, including the last four.