Liverpool v AC Milan live stream: How to watch Champions League clash – kick-off time, TV Channel and talkSPORT coverage with Ibrahimovic ruled out of tie

Liverpool kick-off their Champions League campaign with a tough tie against old foes and Serie A giants AC Milan.

This will be only the second match between these two sides since Liverpool’s infamous ‘Miracle of Istanbul’ when then came from three down to claim Champions League glory in 2005.

Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool take on AC Milan in their Champions League opener

Liverpool have started the new season well and will be going into this tie with confidence following their 3-0 win against Leeds on Sunday.

Milan will also have momentum after three wins from three in Serie A so far this term.

Liverpool v AC Milan: Date and kick-off time

This Group B tie is set for Wednesday, September 15. It will take place at Anfield with a kick-off at 8pm.

Liverpool have only played the Italian club twice in their history, both in Champions League finals, claiming glory in 2005 before losing 2-1 in the 2007 final.

Liverpool v AC Milan: TV channel and live stream

The game will be shown live on BT Sport 2, with coverage starting at 7pm.

BT Sport subscribers can live stream this match via the app on their computer, mobile and tablet devices.

talkSPORT’s ‘Kick Off with Adrian Durham’ will have updates from Anfield throughout the evening. will also be running a live blog for the clash.

Liverpool winning the Champions League in 2005 with Rafael Benitez at the helm
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Liverpool v AC Milan: Team news

Liverpool’s Harvey Elliott sustained a horrific injury on Sunday as he just started to feature as a regular.

The midfielder has since travelled to London for surgery on his ankle and is expected to miss months of football.

Takumi Minamino is also out injured and will miss the Champions League tie.

Milan will be without their star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic due to an achilles injury.

The late injury is the only issues to affect Stefano Pioli’s side.