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AC Milan vs Benevento: How to watch, lineups, preview, and live blog!

A perfect opportunity for Milan to break out of their clinical funk

Benevento Calcio v AC Milan - Serie A Photo by Maurizio Lagana/Getty Images

LINEUPS

As soon as they’re announced...

FORM

AC Milan: L/D/D/D/D

The Rossoneri will know this is a wonderful chance to turn things around. The previous five fixtures have been winless, and the team is in a general funk, mostly attributed to their ability to finish. Milan’s front men of Suso and Hakan have done well to create chances but have failed to capitalize as the carousel of strikers continues to turn. Patrick Cutrone, Andre Silva, and even Nikola Kalinic have been rotated in and out as of late, no one proving effective. Yet, here come bottom-feeding Benevento, who have by far the worst goal differential in Serie A at -50. If Milan is looking to pour on a heap of goals, this will be the match. However, if they continue to struggle, against this already relegated side, we might be in for one desperate finish.

Benevento: L/W/L/D/L

Chieck Diabate will be the key factor going into this match. The man has been on fire as of late scoring braces against Juventus and Sassuolo. One could also argue Benevento is in their best form of the season at the moment, picking up more points in a five game span, than all year long. Yet, there should be an obvious class difference in this match and as long as Milan can stay ahead of the mental lapses they’ve suffered as of late, the Rossoneri should be looking at an easy three points.

PREDICTION

3-0 Milan

Diabate and Benevento are in their best form of the season, however, that’s probably not saying all that much. This already relegated side has struggled mightily to keep opponents out of the net and a match like this can really help Milan break out of their scoring funk. Combine that with being home at the San Siro, I suspect we have a nice, easy three points to hang our hats on, and finish the season strong.

#ForzaMilan

MATCH INFO

When: Saturday, April 21, 2018

Where: San Siro, Milan, Italy

Kickoff time: 8:45 p.m. local time in Italy; 7:45 p.m. in the United Kingdom; 2:45 p.m. on the East Coast; 11:45 a.m. on the West Coast

HOW TO WATCH

The match will be broadcast all over the world, with most local carriers of Italian Serie A carrying this match. In the United States, this means that the match will be shown on beIN Sports and beIN Sports en Español and streamed on beIN Sports Connect. The match is also available on beIN Sports Connect & beIN Sports en Español in Canada ESPN Caribbean has the match in most of the Caribbean, and in Mexico, the match is available on ESPN Norte. In the Middle East, the match will be shown on beIN Sports 4 HD and streamed on beIN Sports Connect.

If you don’t see a listing here for where you’re planning on watching the match, head over to livesoccertv to find out more information.

Television: RAI Italia America (United States); RAI Italia America (Canada); BT Sport 2 (United Kingdom); Sky Supercalcio HD, Sky Sport 1 HD Italia, Sky Calcio 1, PremiumSport HD (Italy)

Online/Mobile: beIN SPORTS CONNECT, fuboTV (United States); DAZN Canada, beIN SPORTS CONNECT Canada (Canada); BT Sport Live (United Kingdom); Premium Play, SKY Go Italia (Italy)

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