CM: Pioli could make changes to UEFA squad list ahead of Spurs tie

By Oliver Fisher -

AC Milan will soon have to name their squad for the knockout stages of the Champions League and it could spell bad news for Fode Ballo-Toure, a report claims.

As reported by Calciomercato.com, doubts have emerged regarding the UEFA squad list that Pioli will have to draw up in a few weeks ahead of the Champions League last 16 two-legged tie against Premier League side Spurs.

With the return of Davide Calabria and Sergino Dest from their respective injuries, the Rossoneri coach could decide to exclude Ballo-Touré from the list of players eligible. Pioli believed both Dest and Calabria can also be used on the left to replace Theo Hernandez if necessary.

Excluding the Senegalese full-back would free up a spot that could be taken by a new signing such as Yacine Adli, Aster Vranckx or Malick Thiaw, who were all left out of the squad named a few months ago.

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