Thomas Tuchel’s men will have an extended rest period after the Champions League dispute, so their game against Lens will be on 9/10.
TO Paris Saint-Germain He was granted the requested rest after the exhausting final phase of three Champions League games in 12 days that he lived in Lisbon, so this weekend he will rest and will not premiere in the 2020/21 season of the League 1.
The reigning French football champion was due to start his title defense at the Stade Bollaert-Delelis in Lens, on Saturday, six days after their 1-0 defeat in the Champions League final against Bayern Munich.
The Ligue de Football Professionnel (LFP) confirmed that PSG’s request was approved by both Lens and the local station Canal +, so the match was rescheduled for Thursday, September 10.
In addition, this weekend’s clash between Strasbourg and Nice was one day ahead of the Saturday night schedule originally occupied by Thomas Tuchel’s team match.
The match against Lens will also represent the debut for PSG in the new season, since in the middle there will be an impasse due to the dispute of the FIFA date.
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