AC Milan will go into their game against Juventus tomorrow night battling a familiar injury crisis, with six players set to be absent.
MilanNews writes that there are at least five players are unavailable due to physical problems, which has put a real dent in the squad available to head coach Stefano Pioli ahead of the biggest test of the season in the league so far.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic: The Swede is still suffering with swelling in his Achilles tendon and will not be risked by Pioli at the Allianz Stadium.
Tiemoue Bakayoko: The Frenchman sustained a calf muscle problem in the win over Lazio and will not be there against Juve, with recovery times yet to be defined.
Davide Calabria: The full-back suffered physical discomfort in yesterday’s training and did not train today. He won’t be available tomorrow night.
Rade Krunic: The Bosnian is still battling a muscle issue in his right calf that he got while on international duty, with his recovery time still to be defined.
Junior Messias: The Brazilian arrived on the last day of the transfer market from Crotone, and coach Pioli warned that he has yet to find his best physical condition. We will have to wait a few more weeks for his debut.
Olivier Giroud: The Frenchman has back pain and will miss the game against Juve, Pioli has confirmed.