PSG vs. Milan in Champions League
Champions League soccer is back for matchday three! Europe’s premier club competition returns for 2023-24 with eight matches on Tuesday across the continent, providing exciting matchups, top talent and drama.
Enjoy the play-by-play from all the matches as Newcastle United host Borussia Dortmund, AC Milan visit Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City are in action at Young Boys.A big game awaits on Wednesday as PSG host AC Milan in Paris for Matchday 3 of Group F in the UEFA Champions League group stage. PSG are second in the table with three points from two matches after winning against Borussia Dortmund but then losing 4-1 to Newcastle on Matchday 2. AC Milan, on the other hand, are currently third with two points from two matches. In the last away game, AC Milan drew 0-0 in Dortmund, and both USMNT stars Christian Pulisic and Yunus Musah started. Pulisic was taken off after 69 minutes and Musah played a full 90. Here’s what you need to know:
PSG: Former AC Milan star Gigio Donnarumma will face his former team for the first time and will start on Wednesday. Former Inter star Achraf Hakimi and Milan Skriniar will also start, while French full-back Lucas Hernandez will face his brother Theo, who will play on the opposite side of the pitch.
Potential PSG XI: Donnarumma; Hakimi, Skriniar, Marquinhos, L. Hernandez; Zaire-Emery, Ugarte, Vitinha; Dembele, G. Ramos, Mbappe.
AC Milan: AC Milan striker Noah Okafor and midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek are the only players not available due to injuries while Pulisic and Musah are both expected to start the clash on Wednesday.
Potential AC Milan XI: Maignan; Calabria, Thiaw, Tomori, T. Hernandez; Musah, Krunic, Reijnders; Pulisic, Giroud, Leao.
It’s not an easy game to predict, but AC Milan strongly need to win (or at least not lose) to increase their chances of qualifying for the next stage of the competition. Pick: PSG 2, AC Milan 2.