Paris St Germain will begin the defence of their Ligue 1 title against Montpellier at Stade de la Mosson.
Hannover have signed defender Salif Sane from French side Nancy for an undisclosed fee.
Striker Djamel Bakar is ready to make an impact at Montpellier after the club confirmed he will sign a four-year deal.
Lyon secured the final Champions League place available in Ligue 1 on Sunday, while Paris Saint-Germain beat Lorient.
Nancy came out on top in the battle between two relegated teams by claiming a 2-1 victory over Brest.
Lyon, St Etienne, Lille and Nice will all be battling for European qualification in a dramatic final round of matches.