Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri will drop Kevin Prince Boateng from his starting XI as he attempts to revive the struggling side.
Boateng has lacked form this season and the Gazzetta dello Sport says that he’ll now have to win his place back in the first team.
The 25-year-old, who wears the No 10 shirt, has featured in seven Serie A ties and two Champions League games so far this season.
However, he has yet to live up to the form of his past San Siro campaigns and is still waiting for his first goal of 2012-13.
Boateng will thus reportedly be benched for this week’s Champions League game against Spanish outfit Malaga.