NEWS
Tuesday February 9 2016
Milan: Balotelli to start against Genoa

Milan's Mario Balotelli is set to start against Genoa in spite of a questionable condition of form.

The 25-year-old has recently recovered from a hip flexor injury and played briefly against Udinese last Sunday, but Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic himself confirmed the player is not ready.

Now Balotelli may be forced to start against Genoa simply for a lack of options, as reported by Premium Sport.

Fellow strikers M'Baye Niang and Luiz Adriano are suffering injury trouble while Jeremy Menez is still not ready to return to the pitch, making SuperMario the only viable option for the Rossoneri to flank Carlos Bacca.