Team news: Milan were without the injured Theo Hernandez and Mattia Caldara as well as without Diego Laxalt, Lucas Paquetá and Franck Kessié who were still on vacation and would join the squad later; André Silva and Patrick Cutrone were also out as they’d returned to Milano ahead of possible exits. Kickoff time was 21:00 CEST at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough.
Goal: Biglia (70′ own goal).
S.L. Benfica (4-4-2) – Bruno Lage
Odisseas Vlachodimos; Nuno Tavares, Rúben Dias, Ferro (73′ Jardel), Álex Grimaldo (73′ Tyronne Ebuehi); Pizzi (70′ Chiquinho), Ljubomir Fejsa (73′ Florentino Luís), Gabriel Appelt Pires (73′ Andreas Samaris), Rafa Silva; Adel Taarabt (86′ João Filipe), Haris Seferović (87′ Andrija Živković).
Unused: Svilar, Zlobin, Almeida, Conti, Ferreira, Chiquinho, Dantas, Cervi
AC Milan (4-3-1-2) – Marco Giampaolo
Gianluigi Donnarumma (46′ Pepe Reina); Davide Calabria (46′ Andrea Conti), Mateo Musacchio (64′ Matteo Gabbia), Alessio Romagnoli, Ricardo Rodríguez (64′ Ivan Strinić); Fabio Borini (87′ Marco Brescianini), Lucas Biglia, Hakan Çalhanoğlu (64′ Rade Krunić); Suso; Samu Castillejo, Krzysztof Piątek (87′ Daniel Maldini).
Unused: A. Donnarumma, Bonaventura, Mionić, Capanni, Capone.
Referee: Sorin Stoica (USA).