Liverpool vs. Milan Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Liverpool host AC Milan at Anfield in this opening Champions League fixture on Wednesday night. It’s a match-up with lots of history, while it’s also a crucial clash in what is an incredibly strong Group B which also contains Atletico Madrid and Porto.  Where and when: Anfield – 15 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Liverpool vs. Milan: BT Sport Last time: These clubs haven’t met competitively since the 2007 Champions League final, where a Filippo Inzaghi brace handed Milan a 2-1 victory in Athens.  Liverpool v Milan Predictions…

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Atletico Madrid vs. Porto Tips, Preview and Predictions

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One of the Champions League groups of death kicks off with Atletico Madrid versus Porto on Wednesday night. With Liverpool and AC Milan also in Group B, a strong start is vital for both of these clubs this week.  Where and when: Wanda Metropolitano – 15 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Atletico Madrid vs. Porto: BT Sport Last time: These clubs last met in the group stage of the 2013-14 Champions League, as Atletico won 2-1 away and 2-0 at home.  Atletico Madrid v Porto Predictions and Preview…

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Inter Milan vs. Real Madrid Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Inter and Real Madrid kick off their Champions League campaign with what promises to be a mouthwatering clash at San Siro on Wednesday. The two giants were drawn alongside Shakhtar Donetsk for a second consecutive year, but this time Moldovan champions Sheriff Tiraspol replace Borussia Monchengladbach to complete an intriguing Group D. Where and when: San Siro – 15 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Inter Milan vs. Real Madrid: BT Sport Last time: Eden Hazard opened the scoring from the spot in the 2-0 victory that Real Madrid…

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Susy Campanale’s Serie A column: Strange beast Juventus, dreadful Atalanta

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This is not only the first round after the break for international duty, with all that comes along with the strains of transcontinental travel and a packed fixture list, but it is also the one where we start to really see the big clubs come face-to-face in Serie A. On paper, it’s a massive opportunity for Inter to break away at the top of the table, as they visit struggling Sampdoria, while their city rivals Milan have a potentially massive showdown with Maurizio Sarri’s free-scoring Lazio. Napoli also have a…

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