Official: Pioli names 23-man squad for trip to Sassuolo – young forward Colombo left out

By Oliver Fisher -

AC Milan head coach Stefano Pioli has named a 23-man squad to face Sassuolo in Reggio Emilia on Tuesday night, it has been confirmed.

The Rossoneri travel to the Mapei Stadium on to battle a resurgent Sassuolo side who have won four of their last six games and have begun a charge towards the Europa League spots.

Milan though have of course been in fantastic form themselves, winning six out of eight in the league since the resumption including their most recent victory being a 5-1 win over Bologna at San Siro on Saturday night.

It will not be a straightforward game though at a ground with mixed results, as Stefano Pioli stated in his pre-match press conference, and below are the 23 players he has summoned for the game…

GOALKEEPERS: Begović, A. Donnarumma, G. Donnarumma.

DEFENDERS: Calabria, Conti, Gabbia, Hernández, Kjaer, Laxalt, Romagnoli.

MIDFIELDERS: Bennacer, Biglia, Bonaventura, Brescianini, Calhanoglu, Kessie, Krunić, Paquetá, Saelemaekers.

FORWARDS: Ibrahimović, Leao, Maldini, Rebić.

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