Sampdoria have announced they’ll play Olympique Marseille in the first edition of the Trofeo Riccardo Garrone.
The new tournament is named after their President, who died on January 21, handing the reins to his son.
The Stadio Luigi Ferraris – commonly referred to as Marassi – will host the match on August 3.
It kicks off at 19.30 UK time, 20.30 local in Genoa.
OM finished second in Ligue 1 behind title winners PSG and will be in the Champions League next season.
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