Saturday August 25 2012
Maicon out, Cassano in

Antonio Cassano is in the Inter squad travelling to Pescara on Sunday, but Douglas Maicon and Rodrigo Palacio miss out.

The Nerazzurri begin their Serie A season at the Stadio Adriatico tomorrow evening, click here for a match preview.

New buy Cassano is included in the list of players just days after completing his transfer from Milan.

Palacio sits out a ban, while Maicon is left behind, fuelling reports of negotiations with Real Madrid.

Injured players include Samir Handanovic, Cristian Chivu, Dejan Stankovic, Ricky Alvarez, Joel Obi, MacDonald Mariga and Gaby Mudingayi.

Inter squad for Pescara: Castellazzi, Belec, Cincilla; Zanetti, Silvestre, Ranocchia, Samuel, Mbaye, Juan, Jonathan, Bianchetti, Nagatomo; Sneijder, Guarin, Cambiasso, Gargano, Benassi, Duncan; Coutinho, Milito, Longo, Livaja, Cassano