Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus target their first title of 2019 in the Italian Super Cup on Wednesday in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
The one-off match is normally between the reigning Serie A and Italian Cup champions. As Juventus won both trophies last season, they will take on AC Milan, the losing Cup finalists, at King Abdullah Sports City Stadium, in Jeddah.
It will the 10th time the Super Cup final has been played abroad in 31 editions, with the United States, China and Qatar hosting previous matches.
Serie A released information on how to get tickets by families in the 60,000-seater stadium.
The head of the Serie A, Gaetano Micciche, said the decision to play in Saudi Arabia as an historic one.
Juventus’ Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo takes part in training at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah on January 15, 2019. (AFP)
Milan’s players take part in training at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah on January 15, 2019, a day before the Supercoppa Italiana final against Juventus. (AFP)