Carlo Ancelotti is embracing squad rotation at Napoli with 10 different line-ups in as many games and 21 players starting.
Carlo Ancelotti shakes up Napoli with Simone Verdi, Kevin Malcuit, Marko Rog, Adam Ounas and Dries Mertens against a Sassuolo side fighting for second place.
Sassuolo Coach Roberto De Zerbi said it is “an honour to face Carlo Ancelotti, whose transformation of Napoli has been incredible.”
Italy Coach Roberto Mancini has reportedly asked Napoli’s Brazilian midfielder Allan to switch allegiances to the Azzurri.
Mateo Musacchio assures Milan respect Olympiacos and their experience, but want to “continue riding the positive wave.”
Daniele Orsato will take charge of Lazio-Fiorentina, as the Serie A Week 8 referees are announced.
Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma confirms “the win over Sassuolo gives us a morale boost”.
Gennaro Gattuso hopes the 4-1 victory at Sassuolo can give Milan “confidence in everything we’re working on” and advised Suso.
Roberto De Zerbi felt Sassuolo were “too frenetic and showed a lack of experience” in their 4-1 home defeat to Milan.
Milan had no available strikers, but Franck Kessie, Suso and Samu Castillejo scored left-foot scorchers to conquer high-flying Sassuolo 4-1.
Milan star Suso has ended his Serie A goal drought after 1,728 minutes of football and did it on his 100th top flight Italian appearance.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s six Serie A games, including Fiorentina-Atalanta, Parma-Empoli and Sassuolo-Milan.
Domenico Berardi “certainly didn’t expect” Sassuolo to be challenging for second place when hosting Milan.
Davide Calabria sees Sassuolo in splendid form, but “we are Milan and must come here for the three points.”
Milan are forced to us Samu Castillejo as a False 9, as Sassuolo try to leapfrog Napoli into second place with Kevin-Prince Boateng and Manuel Locatelli.
Gennaro Gattuso has reason to be worried, as Sassuolo have consistently spelled doom for various Milan Coaches.
Milan are expected to use Samu Castillejo as a False 9, because all their other strikers are injured against third-placed Sassuolo.
Sassuolo director general Giovanni Carnevali is linked with the Juventus job, as Roma and Napoli are increasingly interested in Beppe Marotta.
Sassuolo Coach Roberto De Zerbi insists Milan “have so many elements we should be concerned about and they must be respected.”
Gonzalo Higuain is out of the trip to Sassuolo, with Patrick Cutrone and Fabio Borini not 100 per cent fit for Milan either.