NEWS
Thursday December 5 2019
Leao to push Piatek out

Milan could be planning changes as they visit Bologna on Sunday evening, as Rafael Leao was tested in place of Krzysztof Piatek.

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According to the latest training ground reports, coach Stefano Pioli has been using a line-up with Leao at the centre of the attack, flanked by Lucas Calhanoglu and Suso.

This would push Piatek down to the bench and further enflame reports of a possible return to Genoa on loan in January.

Leao was a summer purchase from Lille, via Sporting CP, for €23m plus 20 per cent of a future sale fee.

The Portuguese forward has made 11 competitive appearances for Milan, scoring one goal and providing one assist.

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