Newcastle United are back in the UEFA Champions League for the first time since 2003 after securing a Premier League top four spot at the back end of last season.
The Magpies have been drawn in Group F alongside Paris Saint-Germain and Borussia Dortmund, and Eddie Howe's side kick off their European campaign away at AC Milan on September 19.
Stefano Pioli's side reached the Champions League semifinals in 2022/23 before losing out to rivals Inter Milan in the final four.
The Sporting News looks at the key details ahead of this game, including how to watch it across the world, kickoff times and the latest lineup news.
What time does AC Milan vs Newcastle kick off?
This Champions League clash takes place at the San Siro in Milan, Italy and kicks off on Tuesday, September 19 at 6:45 p.m. local time.
Here's how that time translates across some of the major territories:
|USA||Tue Sep. 19||12:45 p.m. ET|
|Canada||Tue Sep. 19||12:45 p.m. ET|
|UK||Tue Sep. 19||5:45 p.m. BST|
|Australia||Wed Sep. 20||2:45 a.m. AEST|
|India||Tue Sep. 19||10:15 p.m. IST|
|Hong Kong||Wed Sep. 20||12:45 a.m. HKT|
|Malaysia||Wed Sep. 20||12:45 a.m. MYT|
|Singapore||Wed Sep. 20||12:45 a.m. SGT|
|New Zealand||Wed Sep. 20||4:45 a.m. NZDT|
AC Milan vs Newcastle live stream, TV channel
Here's how to watch this Champions League match across selected areas of the world's major regions:
|USA||UniMas, TUDN||Paramount+, Fubo, Univision NOW, ViX|
|UK||TNT Sports 1||TNT Sports, website/app, discovery+|
|India||Sony TEN 2||Sony LIV|
|Hong Kong||beIN Sports 3||beIN Sports Connect|
|Malaysia||beIN Sports 3||beIN Sports Connect, sooka|
|Singapore||beIN Sports 3||beIN Sports Connect, StarHub TV+|
|New Zealand||—||beIN Sports Connect|
UK: This match will be available for live broadcast and streaming via TNT Sports and Discovery+.
USA: This game is available to stream in English exclusively on Paramount+ in the United States. However, there is Spanish-language coverage via UniMas and TUDN, both of which are available to stream on Fubo, or Univision Now and ViX for premium subscribers.
Canada: Every Champions League game this season is live streaming exclusively via DAZN in Canada.
AC Milan vs Newcastle lineups, team news
Pioli is still without Ismael Bennacer and Pierre Kalulu, however, he is expected to make changes on the back of a 5-1 Serie A loss to Inter over the weekend.
Fikayo Tomori is set to return after a domestic ban with Alessandro Florenzi also potentially starting at right-back for the home side.
AC Milan lineup (4-3-3, right to left): Maignan (GK) — Florenzi, Tomori, Thiaw, Hernandez — Loftus-Cheek, Krunic, Reijnders — Pulisic, Giroud, Leao
Eddie Howe is still without Joe Willock and Emil Krafth through injury, with former AC Milan star Sandro Tonali returning to the San Siro, and Howe will make a late call on the fitness of Joelinton.
Newcastle lineup (4-3-3, right to left): Pope (GK) — Trippier, Botman, Schar, Burn — Joelinton, Guimaraes, Tonali — Almiron, Wilson, Barnes
AC Milan vs Newcastle prediction, odds
AC Milan head into this tie on the back of a confidence denting loss to Inter Milan, as their first loss of the season, as Newcastle edged out a 1-0 victory over Brentford.
The hosts are favourites to secure a win but Newcastle will fancy their chances of a securing a positive result on their big European return.
Prediction: AC Milan 1-1 Newcastle
|Both teams |
to score Y / N
|Over / Under|
|+155||+240||+170||-159 / +110||-130 / -105|
|Sports Interaction |
|2.54||3.44||2.59||1.60 / 2.06||1.81 / 1.97|
|13/8||12/5||8/5||8/15 11/8||8/11, 1/1|
|2.65||3.39||2.61||1.65 / 2.15||1.85 / 1.95|
|2.60||3.45||2.70||1.64 / 2.20||1.77 / 2.00|