AC Milan head coach Stefano Pioli admits that all plans were torn apart after Divock Origi suffer further injuries and Rafael Leao was sent off for a red card.
Pioli has plans to send Origi to his Serie A start at Sampdoria on Saturday. But the striker who move from Liverpool this summer Push to suffer a slight muscle injury before the game. Causing Leao to be sent onto the field continuously because Ante Rebic symptoms have not improved.
It turns out that Leao was sent off for a red card at Luigi Ferraris and will face a one-game ufabet ban in a key game against San Siro for the visit of Napoli on Sunday, September 18 or next week.
“If Origi is available to play (Saturday), I will let Leao rest.”
“But both Origi and Rebic were unable to play made our plans quite complicated.”
“Ante has a lot of back pain. And unable to move well, Origi had a few problems. I don’t think he can play on Wednesday. But we hope to be ready for Sunday’s game.”
“We still have other options. The only person similar to Leao is Rebic,” Pioli said.
For Milan, there is a San Siro home game to receive the visit of Croatian team Dinamo Zagreb. The second leg of the UEFA Champions League group stage on Wednesday, followed by a home game against Napoli in Serie A on Sunday.