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Bologna v Milan: Preview, TV Schedule, and How to Watch Serie A Online

Can Milan put some distance between themselves and Lazio in the race for the Champions League spots?

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Match: Bologna v AC Milan

Date: 9 December 2018

Time: 8:30 PM Milan, 2:30 PM Eastern, 7:30 PM UTC

Venue: Stadio Renato Dall’Ara, Bologna, Italy.

How To Watch: ESPN+ in the United States; DAZN in Canada, Japan, & Germany, SuperSport 9 in Nigeria and much of Africa; beIN Sports 3 & beIN Sports Connect in Australia; beIN Sports MAX 4 & beIN Sports Connect in France; beIN Sports HD 4 & beIN Sports Connect in the Middle East; Eleven Sports 1 in the UK & Ireland; Sony TEN 2 in India; and ESPN Play Norte in Mexico. Many other countries use Rai Italia America or Serie A Pass. Will also be shown on Sky Supercalcio HD, Sky Sport Serie A and Sky Go Italia in Italy.

See livesoccertv for more information or if you don’t see your country listed.

There have been quite a number of predicted lineups out there, and most agree on a vast majority of the starting lineups, with only a few differences.

Some have Suso continuing on the bench, with Samu Castillejo again getting the start, while others think that Ignazio Abate will once again partner up with Cristian Zapata instead of Mateo Musacchio making a return to the lineup.

Reading between the lines a little bit on the Suso “injury” that kept him out of the Olympiacos match, it really seemed as if he was just being rested, and I fully expect him to be back in the lineup. As for central defense, again, I think that Musacchio will make a return to the lineup, with perhaps another match or two before Alessio Romagnoli will return.

Bologna are having a rough season in Serie A this year, as they currently sit in the relegation zone in the Serie A table, with 11 points from 15 games and are in 18th place. A win would see Pippo Inzaghi’s men go to 17th in the table, leapfrogging Udinese, while a win for Milan would put more distance between the Rossoneri and Lazio, who lost to Atalanta yesterday. Milan have a game in hand and a one point lead over Lazio in the race for the final Champions League spot, so hopefully Milan can get a win on the road and bounce back from an ugly loss in the Europa League.