MILAN (Sporting Alert) — Kevin-Prince Boateng, Giampaolo Pazzini and Robinho all start for AC Milan in tonight’s Serie A clash with Napoli at San Siro.
The trio will make the attacking option for the hosts, which dropped striker Stephan El Shaarawy to the bench and are without Mario Balotelli, who is suspended.
Sulley Muntari, Riccardo Montolivo and Mathieu Flamini, who has been linked with a move to Premier League play in the middle with Philippe Mexes and Ignazio Abate among the defenders.
For Napoli, leading striker Edinson Cavani is expected to be a handful for AC Milan he will get lots of support from Marek Hamsik and Goran Pandev.
Rolando and Gokhan Inler are among those on the substitutes’ bench.
AC Milan vs Napoli
AC Milan: Abbiati; Abate, Zapata, Mexes, Constant; Flamini, Montolivo, Muntari; Boateng, Pazzini, Robinho
Subs: Amelia, Gabriel, Bonera, Salamon, Yepes, Zaccardo, Antonini, De Sciglio, Nocerino, El Shaarawy, Niang
Napoli: De Sanctis; Campagnaro, Cannavaro, Britos; Maggio, Behrami, Dzemaili, Hamsik, Zuniga; Pandev, Cavani
Subs: Rosati, Colombo, Grava, Gamberini, Rolando, Mesto, Inler, Donadel, Armero, El Kaddouri, Calaiò, Insigne