Date: 15th September 2021 at 11:16pm
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AC Milan’s first Champions League game in seven years ended in defeat, losing 3-2 to Liverpool. and gave the some hope but pegged the back to take the three points.

The Rossoneri can hold their heads high despite the defeat, though, and in particular impressed for the Italians.

AC v

Maignan 6.5; Calabria 5.5, Kjaer 5.5, Tomori 6, Theo 5.5; Bennacer 5.5 (71′ Tonali 5.5), Kessie 5.5; Leao 6 (61′ Giroud 5.5), Saelemaekers 5.5 (61′ Florenzi 5.5), Brahim 6, Rebic 6 (83′ Maldini n/r)

Player Of The Match –

The French goalkeeper has carried on his good form since joining the club replacing Gigio Donnarumma. His penalty save in the first half initiated the reaction from his side to go on and score to goals. The ‘keeper is a commanding figure who leads his team with his energy. To his credit, he is quickly becoming a fan favourite with his cat-like reactions and shot-stopping.