Italian Serie A

Supercoppa heads to Beijing

June 7, 2011

The Italian Supercoppa will be held at Beijing's Olympic stadium in August, the Italian Football League have announced.

The Bird's Nest is the fourth international venue chosen for the Supercoppa after Washington (1993), Tripoli (2002) and New York (2003).

The game between Serie A champions AC Milan and Coppa Italia winners Inter Milan is scheduled for August 6.

A statement from the Lega A said: "The Lega Serie A confirms that the 2011 Italian Supercoppa will be played on August 6 in China, at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium.''