AC Milan’s first Champions League game in seven years ended in defeat. Lost 3-2 to Liverpool. Ante Rebic and Brahim Diaz gave the Rossoneri some hope but Liverpool locked the Rossoneri back to take the three points.
The Rossoneri can keep their heads high despite the defeat and especially Mike Maignan impressed for the Italians.
Mignan 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 Game – Mike Maignan
The French goalkeeper has kept his form since replacing Gigio Donnarumma. His penalty in the first half triggered the reaction on his part to keep going and scoring goals. The goalkeeper is a confident personality who leads his team with his energy. To his credit, he quickly becomes a fan favorite with his feline reactions and shooting stop.