France: LFP reschedules Super Cup, confirms transfer window dates

The French Professional Football League (LFP) has  announced that it has rescheduled the 2019 French Super Cup a week back, also confirming the summer and winter transfer window dates of the 2019-20 season.

LFP said that at the request of organizing partner and in cooperation with the clubs concerned, its Administrative Council has decided to reschedule the 2019 French Super Cup from July 27 to August 3.

The match will be held in Shenzhen, China for the second year running, featuring the Ligue 1 champions and the French Cup winners. In the event that the Ligue 1 champions also win the French Cup, the match will see the Ligue 1 champions face off against the league runners-up.

LFP also mentioned that following its meeting on Wednesday, the summer transfer window of the 2019-20 season will be open from June 11 to September 2, 2019, while the winter window will be open from January 1 to 31, 2020.