Team news: Genoa were without Antonio Barreca and Stefano Sturaro, while Milan had to do without Mattia Caladara as well as without the suspended Mateo Musacchio and Gianluigi Donnarumma, who was supposed to start but was feeling nausea and was vomiting. Kickoff time for Matchday 7 of Serie A was 20:45 CEST at Stadio Luigi Ferraris.
Goals: Schöne (41′), Theo Hernández (51′), Kessié (57′ pk).
Red cards: Saponara (45+2′, player on the bench), Biraschi (56′), Calabria (79′), Castillejo (93′, player on the bench).
Genoa C.F.C (3-5-2) – Aurelio Andreazzoli
Andrei Radu; Cristian Romero, Cristián Zapata, Domenico Criscito (11′ Davide Biraschi); Paolo Ghiglione, Lasse Schöne, Ivan Radovanović, Lukas Lerager (88′ Goran Pandev), Marko Pajač; Christian Kouamé, Andrea Pinamonti (73′ Andrea Favilli).
Unused: Marchetti, Chitolina, Goldaniga, Sanbria, El Yamiq, Jagiello, Cassata, Ankersen, Saponara.
AC Milan (4-3-3) – Marco Giampaolo
Pepe Reina; Davide Calabria, Léo Duarte, Alessio Romagnoli, Theo Hernández; Franck Kessié, Lucas Biglia, Hakan Çalhanoğlu (46′ Lucas Paquetá); Suso, Krzysztof Piątek (46′ Rafael Leão), Giacomo Bonaventura (80′ Andrea Conti).
Unused: Reina, A. Donnarumma, Bennacer, Castillejo, Borini, Rebić, Krunić, Gabbia, Ricardo Rodríguez.
Referee: Maurizio Mariani.