Andre Silva’s goal for AC Milan against Barcelona helped secure a win for his side in the Sunday’s match of International Champions Cup.
Barcelona played without their greatest star Lionel Messi. Almost the starting eleven of Barcelona was missing which paved way for Ac Milan to walk out as victors of the day.
Players like Luis Suarez, Ivan Rakitic, Sergio Busquets, Gerard Pique, Ousmane Dembele, Jordi Alba, Samuel Umtiti and Philippe Coutino were on leave following their injuries they sustained in the Russia world cup of 2018.
Ernesto Valverde head coach of Barcelona faced a great challenge in selecting the starting team with absence of his giant players, Brazilian newcomers Arthur and Malcom were given chances to prove their worthy to the team.
The match was eyed to be heading for penalties but destine had something different in store and thus forcing Andre Silva’s foot to net Barcelona’s side
Barcelona is expected to bring on their stars during their next match against Sevilla, though the team was heavily dented they managed to create multiple chances and counter attacks against AC Milan leaving every one to ask what would have happed to them if the big stars were in the team.
Instead was Italy’s Milan which claimed victory for the Sunday’s match.