AC Milan’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic missed Wednesday’s Champions League clash with Liverpool due to injury.
Ibrahimovic suffers a hamstring injury Having just recovered from a knee injury, he came back to the reserve and scored in Milan’s 2-0 Serie A win over Lazio last weekend. Unfortunately missed the first important game in the UEFA Champions League this season.
However, coach Stefano Pioli will return Olivier Giroud after the France striker spent early in the month in quarantine because he tested positive for COVID-19.
Giroud is one of four forwards alongside Rafael Leao, Ante Rebic and Daniel Maldini in Pioli’s 21-man squad. That travel to England for the Champions League group stage first leg away to Liverpool at Anfield on Wednesday.
List of AC Milan players
Goalkeepers: Mike Meignon, Chiprian Tatarusanu, Andreas Jungdal.
Defenders: Fode Baio-Ture, Davide Calabria, Alessandro Florenzi, Matteo Gabbia, Theo Hernandez, Pierre. Calulu, Simone Kier, Alessio Romagnoli, Fikayo Tomori
Midfielders: Ismael Bennacer, Braim Diaz, Franck Kessie, Alexis Salemagers, Sandro Tonali.
Forwards: Olivier Giroud, Rafael Leao, Ante Rebic, Daniel Maldini.