Wednesday January 27 2021
Bennacer returns to group training

Ismael Bennacer reportedly returned to group training today and both he and Mario Mandzukic are fit to play against Bologna on Saturday.

The Algeria international has been out of action since December 13 and has only played nine Serie A games so far this season.

According to, the 23-year-old returned to group training today and will be fit to face Bologna at the Stadio Dall’Ara on Saturday.

Mario Mandzukic missed yesterday’s derby with a minor injury, but the Croat has made a quick recovery and is also expected to be part of the team that will face Sinisa Mihajlovic’s side next weekend.

Stefano Pioli could be forced to do without Simon Kjaer at the Dall’Ara as the Dane who sustained a muscle injury in the derby.