MN: Probable Milan XI vs. Brescia – No place for Rebic as duo return from injury

By Oliver Fisher -

AC Milan boss Stefano Pioli is ready to welcome two players back from injury by inserting them straight back into the starting XI, a report claims.

Milan will have a rare Friday night game when they travel to the Stadio Mario Rigamonti to face a relegation battling Brescia side looking to build on good recent form.

You can read out match preview here, but in the meantime have provided what he believes will be Milan’s starting XI for the game.

They confirm that Pioli will once again put his trust in the 4-4-2 formation which has brought around somewhat of a change in recent fortunes.

He will make just two changes from the win over Udinese as Mateo Musacchio and Hakan Calhanoglu will return to the XI in place of Simon Kjaer and Giacomo Bonaventura respectviely.

Elsewhere, Franck Kessie and Ismael Bennacer will be partnered in midfield with Samu Castillejo on the right side, while Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Rafael Leao will get the nod up front. Andrea Conti and top scorer Theo Hernandez will be the full-back pairing.

Probable Milan XI (4-4-2): G. Donnarumma; Conti; Musacchio; Romagnoli, Theo; Castillejo; Kessie; Bennacer; Calhanoglu; Ibrahimovic; Leao.

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