Video: A look back at Gattuso’s incredible performance in the 2003 CL final vs. Juventus

By Oliver Fisher -

May 28, 2003 is a date that is etched in the memories of every single AC Milan fan around the globe, and for very good reason.

It was the night of the showpiece final at Old Trafford between bitter rivals Milan and Juventus, with the Rossoneri – having seen off city rivals Inter in the semi-finals – winning the game on penalties thanks to Dida’s saves and Andriy Shevchenko’s decisive spot kick.

Through 90 minutes plus 30 minutes of extra time though it was an incredible battling performance from Carlo Ancelotti’s side, and the man at the heart of that was Gennaro Gattuso.

The No.8 was all over the pitch breaking up the play of Davids, Tachhinardi and the forward duo Del Piero and Trezeguet. Below is a compilation of his Man of the Match performance in Manchester…

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