AC Milan legend Kaka is backing the Rossoneri to beat Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool throughout Wednesday evening’s Champions League conflict on Merseyside, as he instructed Gazzetta dello Sport, whereas sending a warning to Virgil van Dijk.
Would you consider us if we instructed you that AC Milan, seven-time European champions, have by no means stepped onto the hallowed turf of Anfield?
Remarkably, tomorrow evening would be the first time two of the continent’s greatest and most historic of sides have ever gone head-to-head in entrance of an expectant Kop.
Kaka was within the beginning XI the final time Milan and Liverpool met all the best way again in 2007, when essentially the most trademark of Pippo Inzaghi’s braces secured Champions League glory in addition to revenge for the so-called Miracle of Istanbul two years prior.
And the 2007 Ballon d’Or winner believes his outdated employers can repeat the trick this week throughout their first look in Europe’s premiere membership competitors in almost a decade.
Will AC Milan beat Liverpool at Anfield?
“(Milan have) a great mixture of younger and skilled gamers. I lived it, I understand how vital it’s to develop alongside (Paolo) Maldini, Cafu, (Andriy) Shevchenko, Inzaghi, (Alessandro) Costacurta, individuals who didn’t take into consideration the expiry of the contract however solely in regards to the good of the membership,” Kaka mentioned.
“Right this moment, it’s as much as (Zlatan) Ibrahimovic, (Simon) Kjaer, (Olivier) Giroud: they are going to present the best way, there is no such thing as a lack of high quality within the squad.
“After which Milan returns with a special starvation: Liverpool have already received (the Champions League) and have been on the prime for years.
“However the enthusiasm of those that have dreamed of enjoying this event for a very long time could make the distinction.”
Liverpool can boast arguably Europe’s best centre-half of their ranks, however Kaka believes Virgil van Dijk could have his work lower out towards a striker who will flip 40 in three weeks.
“He’ll weigh in at Anfield, for his teammates and for the Liverpool defenders,” Kaka mentioned of the evergreen Ibrahimovic.
“With somebody like him you possibly can’t get distracted, even when your title is Van Dijk.”
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