UEFA Champions League: Newcastle United vs AC Milan Match Preview and Line Up




 UEFA Champions League 2023/24




Newcastle United vs AC Milan


Champions League Grp. G Round 6

Match Date:


Match Time:

01.30 AM IST (UTC +5:30)
 12.00 AM UAE


OSt. James' Park

Match Live Info

Newcastle United 1-2 AC Milan


Prediction and Preview

Newcastle United vs AC Milan -  Match Preview

In a highly anticipated clash at St. James' Park, Newcastle United is set to take on AC Milan on Wednesday, 13th December. Both teams are gearing up for a crucial fixture in the Champions League, with a history of a previous draw, and this encounter promises to be an exciting battle under the floodlights.

Head-to-Head Record:

The historical record between Newcastle United and AC Milan stands at one draw, with their last meeting resulting in a goalless draw on 19th September 2023 in the Champions League.

Current Form:

Newcastle United enters the match with a mixed bag of results in all competitions, with a recent record of one win, one draw, and three losses (WDWLL). AC Milan, on the other hand, has been relatively stable, with two wins, one draw, and one loss in their last four matches (DWLW).

Missing Players:

Both teams will be facing challenges with key players unavailable due to injuries or other reasons. Newcastle United will be without the services of Harvey Barnes, Nick Pope, Jacob Murphy, Dan Burn, Elliot Anderson, Sven Botman, Joe Willock, Javier Manquillo, Matt Targett, while AC Milan is missing several players, including Simon Kjær, Marco Sportiello, Noah Okafor, Malick Thiaw, Pierre Kalulu, and Marco Pellegrino.

Key Storylines:

Newcastle United, currently sitting in 3rd position, will aim to capitalize on their home advantage and secure a crucial victory to solidify their position in the Champions League group stage.

AC Milan, currently in 4th place, will look to bounce back from recent challenges and climb up the group standings with a positive result away from home.

Newcastle United possible starting lineup:
Dubravka; Trippier, Lascelles, Schar, Livramento; Joelinton, Guimaraes, Longstaff; Almiron, Isak, Gordon

AC Milan possible starting lineup:
Maignan; Calabria, Tomori, Hernandez, Florenzi; Loftus-Cheek, Reijnders, Musah; Chukwueze, Giroud, Leao

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