Sissoko and his teammates have been working hard to get ready for the league's resumption.
And they face off against Manchester United at home in a battle of two teams going for a top four finish.
"It's going to be nine finals," underlined midfielder Sissoko to the club website
"We know the situation, where we are and our target is to reach the Champions League for next season so we need to play game by game.
"Now the first game is going to be United. They are a good team, they are in front of us and there is only one thing to do – it's to beat them.
"We are training very well, everyone is preparing well and we are confident for this first game."