Welcome to AC Milan vs Newcastle
Newcastle finish their 20-year Champions League absence TODAY towards serial winners AC Milan – and SunSport may have minute-by-minute protection.
Magpies followers may have the hairs standing up on the backs of their necks because the Champions League’s iconic anthem is blasted out because the solar units round Milan.
And so they’ll have water on their stomachs too after followers have been noticed sliding by the Milan streets.
Whereas Newcastle are new to this degree, Milan have been steadily bettering in Europe below Stefano Pioli.
Final season they have been capable of escape a gaggle that includes Chelsea, Pink Bull Salzburg and Dinamo Zagreb.
They subsequently managed to make all of it the way in which to the semi-finals, toppling Tottenham in North London and Italian champions-elect Napoli on their approach.
So each recreation actually issues, and Newcastle shall be determined to return away from Milan with one thing.
Keep tuned as arising is all the newest information and workforce choice earlier than the large kick-off at 5:45pm BST.