Group of Death Duel: PSG and Milan’s Fight for Survival

Match Preview

Brace yourselves for a thrilling Champions League encounter! Paris Saint-Germain is set to host Milan at the iconic Parc des Princes on Wednesday, Oct 25, 2023, at 19:00 UTC. This is more than just a match; it’s the third round battle in the notorious Group F.

Keen on knowing the players taking the field? Stay tuned for the predicted lineups a few days prior, and the official lineup will be unveiled roughly an hour before the game begins.

In their previous face-offs, Milan has the upper hand with one win, while PSG is still chasing their first victory against the Italian giants.

The betting world seems to favor PSG with odds of 1.75 for a win. A draw is at 4, and Milan’s triumph is set at 5. Clearly, PSG is the darling of the bookies this time around!

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Latest Buzz

Luis Enrique’s Respect for Milan

PSG’s coach, Luis Enrique, didn’t hold back in praising AC Milan, acknowledging their stature in football. Ahead of this pivotal Champions League match, he addressed the media, emphasizing Milan’s quality and the challenge they bring to the so-called “group of death”.

Olivier Giroud’s Confidence

Milan’s star striker, Olivier Giroud, is bullish about their chances in Serie A and the Champions League. Despite the challenges, he’s optimistic about Milan’s prospects and is not intimidated by PSG.

Player Updates

Injury and Suspension News

Both teams face challenges with key players sidelined due to injuries or suspensions:

PSG’s List:

  • Sergio Rico: Head injury, return expected in late December 2023.
  • Presnel Kimpembe: Recovering from an Achilles tendon injury.
  • Nuno Mendes: Hamstring injury, slated to return in January 2024.
  • Marco Asensio: Foot injury, might be back by early November 2023.

Milan’s List:

  • Samuel Chukwueze: Thigh injury, return expected by mid-November 2023.
  • Ruben Loftus-Cheek: Muscle injury, could be back early November 2023.
  • Mattia Caldara: Ankle injury, return expected in December 2023.
  • Marco Sportiello: Calf injury, might return by early November 2023.
  • Ismael Bennacer: Knee injury, slated to return in January 2024.

Past Encounters

The only time these two European giants met was back in 2012, a friendly, which Milan clinched.

Based on the results of these 5 games





Betting Tips

This match is crucial for both teams. With Milan’s recent loss to Juventus, they might be a bit shaky. PSG, on the other hand, after their impressive 3-1 league win, will be raring to go. Given PSG’s form and the stakes:

  • PSG to win or draw
  • PSG to Win
  • Kylian Mbappé to score
  • both team to score (risk)

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