Football Tips: Thommo & our trader’s picks for Liverpool v AC Milan

Thommo and Jason expect Liverpool to dominate at Anfield.

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Liverpool look back to their best after an injury-hit season last time out. Jurgen Klopp’s men host AC Milan in the Champions League on Tuesday night – a rematch of their 2005 and 2007 Champions League finals.

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Paddy Power’s football ambassador Phil Thompson is here for a gander at the best bets – and our top football trader Jason Murphy has his say as well….

8pm – Liverpool v AC Milan

TV: BT Sport 2

Phil Thompson

It’s a historic game and we instantly go back to think of 2005 and 2007 but are AC Milan as good as they were back then? No. They are second in Serie A at the moment behind Roma on goal difference.

This isn’t the AC Milan of past and I do expect Liverpool to win. However, Milan do still have plenty of talent and I fancy them to score as well.

Liverpool’s Champions League group is fairly tough so they’ll need to play their strongest team. They’re at home and need to get off to a good start in the group stages.

I reckon we’re looking at a 2-1 Liverpool win and I fancy Diogo Jota to Score Anytime. He’s looked lively to start the season and he was sharp in the win at Leeds on Sunday.

Jason Murphy

AC Milan are off to a flyer in Serie A and they pulled off a great win against Lazio at the weekend. They’re obviously not as good as they used to be but they’re a quality team.

They’ll come with a lot of confidence but this is Liverpool’s first home Champions League game since the Atletico Madrid defeat. We all know how much of a difference having fans in Anfield makes on European nights.

Liverpool’s price to win might be a little short so I might look elsewhere but I do fancy them to win on Wednesday. Liverpool are one of the favourites to win the Champions League and I fancy getting behind them at a decent price.

In the top goalscorer market, Mo Salah makes a lot of sense. He’s on penalties and he rarely misses any big games. Liverpool will go far enough in this competition for Salah to win the Golden Boot.

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Liverpool v AC Milan tips

Thommo: Liverpool to Win and BTTS, Diogo Jota to Score Anytime, Liverpool to Win 2-1

Jason Murphy: Liverpool to Win, Liverpool Champions League Outright Winner, Mo Salah Champions League Golden Boot

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