MILAN (Sporting Alert) — Mario Balotelli starts for AC Milan in tonight’s Serie A clash against Parma at San Siro.
The former Manchester City striker, who has had an impressive start to his Milan career, starts in the attack alongside Kevin-Prince Boateng, and M’baye Niang.
Boateng comes into the attacking line for the injured Stephan El Shaarawy, who is out with knee tendon damage.
Also starting tonight for AC Milan are Riccardo Montolivo, Antonio Nocerino and Sulley Muntari, who complete the midfield, with Mattia De Sciglio, Kevin Constant and Mario Yepes amongst the back four.
AC Milan can go fourth in the Serie A standings with a win tonight, while Massimiliano Allegri has backed Balotelli to continue his goal scoring form.
AC Milan: Abbiati; De Sciglio, Yepes, Zapata, Constant; Nocerino, Montolivo, Muntari; Niang, Balotelli, Boateng.
Parma: Pavarini; Rosi, Paletta, Coda, Mesbah; Marchionni, Valdes, Parolo; Sansone, Amauri, Biabiany.
Subs: Bajza, De Angelis, Benalouane, Gobbi, Lucarelli, Ampuero, Morrone, Ninis, Strasser, Palladino