Official: Milan vs. Sparta Praha starting XIs – Pioli rotates in five different positions

By Oliver Fisher -

AC Milan head coach Stefano Pioli has chosen to make five changes to his starting XI to face Sparta Praha compared to Monday’s draw with Roma.

You can read our match preview for the game here, as well as some insight from Sparta insider Jan Vacek here.

Tatarusanu will keep his place in goal and will have a back four ahead of him consisting of Calabria, Kjaer, Romagnoli and Dalot, who comes in for Theo Hernandez.

Sandro Tonali will get the nod to start alongside Ismael Bennacer in the second change compared to the XI that drew 3-3 with Roma, while it will be all-change in the trident behind Zlatan Ibrahimovic with Krunic, Brahim Diaz and Castillejo behind the Swede from right to left.

Official Milan XI (4-2-3-1): Tatarusanu; Calabria, Kjaer, Romagnoli, Dalot; Tonali, Bennacer; Castillejo, Krunic, Diaz; Ibrahimovic.

Official Sparta Praha XI (4-5-1): Heca; Sacek, Celustka, Lischka, Hanousek; Pavelka Travnik, Vidheim, Dockal, Krejci; Julis.

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