Champions League clash underway as Mane and van Dijk benched with surprise start for Origi, Ibrahimovic ruled out as old foes meet at Anfield

Liverpool kick-off their Champions League campaign tonight with a tough tie against old foes and Serie A giants AC Milan.

This will be only the second match between these two sides since Liverpool’s infamous ‘Miracle of Istanbul’ when then came from three down to claim Champions League glory in 2005.

Liverpool have started the new season well and will be going into this tie with confidence following their 3-0 win against Leeds on Sunday.

  • Champions League Group B clash to kick-off at Anfield at 8pm
  • Champions League Group Stage clash to kick-off at Anfield at 8pm
  • Liverpool XI: Alisson, Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Gomez, Robertson, Fabinho, Henderson, Keita, Jota, Salah, Origi
  • Liverpool SUBS: Adrian, Kelleher, van Dijk, Konate, Thiago, Milner, Mane, Tsimikas, Phillips, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jones, Minamino
  • AC Milan XI: Malgnan, Tomori, Kjaer, Calabria, Hernandez, Kessie, Bennacer, Brahim Diaz, Rafael Leao, Saelemaekers, Rebic
  • AC Milan SUBS: Tatarusanu, Jungdal, Ballo, Tonali, Giroud, Romagnoli, Kalulu, Florenzi, Maldini, Gabbia

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