AC Milan vs Juventus: How to watch on TV live stream, team news, lineups & prediction

Milan have lost just one of their last seven meetings with Juventus after losing nine on the spin
Milan have lost just one of their last seven meetings with Juventus after losing nine on the spin / Jonathan Moscrop/GettyImages

AC Milan host Juventus as reigning Serie A champions on Saturday afternoon for the first time in 11 years.

Stefano Pioli's side go into the weekend trailing the division's early pace-setters, Napoli and Atalanta, in fifth but with four more points than their upcoming visitors.

Massimiliano Allegri was in the home dugout the last time the Rossoneri welcomed Juve to San Siro as Scudetto holders. Some were beginning to suggest Allegri's tactics have scarcely evolved in the subsequent decade but back-to-back victories with three goals in each outing has quelled the crisis talk in Turin - for now.

Here's everything you need to know about the upcoming meeting between two of Italy's biggest clubs.

Where are Milan vs Juventus playing?

  • Location: Milan, Italy
  • Stadium: San Siro
  • Date: Saturday 8 October
  • Kick-off Time: 17:00 BST / 12:00 EST / 09:00 PST
  • VAR: Daniele Chiffi
  • Referee: Daniele Orsato

Where can you watch Milan vs Juventus in the UK?

  • Channel: BT Sport 1
  • Channel: BT Sport Ultimate
  • Streaming Service:
  • Streaming Service: BT Sport App

Where can you watch Milan vs Juventus in The United States?

  • Streaming Service: Paramount+
  • Broadcast Time EST: 12:00
  • Broadcast Time PST: 09:00

Where can you watch Milan vs Juventus in Canada?

  • Streaming Service: fuboTV Canada
  • Broadcast Time (EST): 12:00

Where can you watch Milan vs Juventus Highlights?

  • Channel: BT Sport
  • Stream: BT Sport Football YouTube channel
  • Stream: Serie A YouTube channel

Milan vs Juventus H2H Results (Last Five Games)

Milan: 2 Wins
Juventus: 1 Win
Draws: 2

Current Form (Last Four Games)

Milan: WWLWL
Juventus: DLLWW

Milan team news

The absence of goalkeeper Mike Maignan and Theo Hernandez was sorely felt during Milan's limp defeat against Chelsea in midweek. Reports suggest that Hernandez will make his return against Juve but the Rossoneri lost Alexis Saelemaekers (knee), Davide Calabria and Simon Kjaer (both hamstring) to injury against Empoli last weekend.

Junior Messias isn't expected back from a calf problem until the end of the month while Alessandro Florenzi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are unlikely to feature before the World Cup.

Milan predicted lineup vs Juventus

Milan Starting 11 (4-2-3-1): Tatarusanu; Dest, Kalulu, Tomori, Ballo-Toure; Bennacer, Tonali; De Ketelaere, Diaz, Leao; Giroud.
Bench: Mirante, Krunic, Rebic, Origi, Pobega, Gabbia, Gala, Coubis, Jungdal.

Juventus team news

Angel Di Maria marked his return from injury in the Champions League with a hat-trick of assists but the Argentine playmaker is suspended in Serie A following his red card against Monza.

Mattia De Sciglio tore his quadriceps against Maccabi Haifa, seeing him join long-term absentees Kaio Jorge and Marley Ake in the treatment room. Paul Pogba and Federico Chiesa are expected to be available for the trip to Benfica at the end of October, which - *checks calendar* - rules them out for Saturday's showdown.

Juventus predicted lineup vs Milan

Juventus Starting 11 (4-4-2): Szczesny; Danilo, Bremer, Bonucci, Sandro; McKennie, Locatelli, Rabiot, Kostic; Milik, Vlahovic.
Bench: Perin, Cuadrado, Kean, Miretti, Rugani, Soule, Paredes, Gatti, Fagioli.

Milan vs Juventus score prediction

Pioli defiantly insisted that Milan "have the opportunity to prove what kind of a team we are on Saturday". Just as one defeat - however uninspiring - doesn't define Milan, a pair of wins for Juve against Bologna and Maccabi Haifa isn't quite the rebirth Italy's sports dailies are screaming about.

The reintroduction of Hernandez would prevent Milan's attack from slipping into a one-dimensional enterprise led solely by Rafael Leao. The Rossoneri may be missing important personnel elsewhere on the pitch but the reigning champions are favourites to puncture Juve's resurgence in its infancy.

Prediction: Milan 1-0 Juventus