Samuel Chukwueze joined AC Milan from Villarreal this summer season for €20 million plus €8 million in add-ons. Since he arrived on the membership, the 24-year-old Tremendous Eagles winger has made three Serie A appearances and helped Milan's league season get off to a strong begin.
Therefore, it was not a shock that coach Stefano Pioli determined to incorporate him in his UEFA Champions League squad which didn't have an area for Algerian midfielder, Ismael Bennacer.
It was nevertheless not intentional that Bennacer was not noted of the squad. His reported health points compelled the coach to drop him off the workforce that may execute the 6 video games within the Champions League group stage.
AC Milan believes they've complied with UEFA rules which stipulate that no less than 4 homegrown gamers have to be included within the squad, therefore, Samuel Chukwueze's spot within the squad is sealed.
Final season was a good marketing campaign for AC Milan who went all the best way to the semi-final stage of the UEFA Champions League. Their journey was halted by their home rivals, Inter Milan who misplaced the event to Manchester Metropolis within the closing.
On this season's marketing campaign, Samuel Chukwueze and his Milan teammates will face Paris Saint-Germain, Borussia Dortmund, and Newcastle United within the group stage.
They may then face PSG at residence on November 7 after which play at residence on November 28 towards Borussia Dortmund earlier than dealing with Newcastle United away on December 13.
Beneath is the complete Listing A UEFA Champions League squad for AC Milan
18. Sportiello – Italian-trained
19. Mirante – Italian-trained
20. Florenzi – Italian-trained
21. Caldara – Italian-trained
22. Calabria – Milan-trained
23. Pobega – Milan-trained