Official: Pioli names 23-man squad for Lille game – Calabria out but Gabbia is back

By Oliver Fisher -

AC Milan boss Stefano Pioli has named a 23-man squad for Thursday night’s game against Lille in the Europa League.

The Rossoneri know that they will move on to nine points from a possible nine with a win over the Ligue 1 high-flyers and would be at least five points above third in the group with three games to go.

Pioli has named the list of players called up for the game at San Siro, with the notable absentees being Davide Calabria who is struggling with a muscle problem and Alexis Saelemaekers.

Below is the squad list…

GOALKEEPERS
A. Donnarumma, G. Donnarumma, Tătărușanu.

DEFENDERS
Conti, Dalot, Duarte, Gabbia, Hernández, Kalulu, Kjær, Romagnoli.

MIDFIELDERS
Bennacer, Çalhanoğlu, Castillejo, Díaz, Hauge, Kessie, Krunić, Tonali.

FORWARDS
Ibrahimović, Leão, Maldini, Rebić.

Meanwhile, you can read our conversation with Ligue 1 expert Adam White here about what the Rossoneri can expect for Thursday night’s visitors, who are second in the league as things stand.

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