Serie A Standing BEFORE the game:
Sampdoria, 4th position with 19 points and a positive goal difference of +6
AC Milan, 7th position with 16 points and a positive goal difference of +4
Before the game, disciplinary situation: 1 suspended player for SAMPDORIA: Palombo (1). No suspended players for AC MILAN.
AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi having the final training session on Friday 7 November 2014 at the Centro Sportivo Milanello. Inzaghi preparing the team for the Serie A Week 11 game, Sampdoria vs AC Milan to be played on Saturday 8 November at the Luigi Ferraris Stadium in Genoa, Italy at 20:45. Good news is that forward Keisuke Honda and defender Cristian Zapata both took part in the full session.
As reported by AC Milan official website, after the warm-up the players went through a tactical session and a practice match. Sulley Muntari did not join the team for the transfer to Genoa.
- Here are AC MILAN 23 official called up players by coach Filippo Inzaghi for the game against Sampdoria:
Goalkeepers: Christian Abbiati, Agazzi, Diego Lopez
Defenders: Albertazzi, Pablo Armero, Daniele Bonera, Mattia De Sciglio, Philippe Mexes, Adil Rami, Zaccardo, Zapata
Midfielders: Michael Essien, Nigel De Jong, Andrea Poli, Ricccardo Saponara, Marco Van Ginkel, Giacomo Bonaventura,
Forwards: Stephan El Shaarawy, Keisuke Honda, Jeremy Menez, Niang Mbaye, Giampaolo Pazzini, Fernando Torres.
AC Milan training photos on Friday 7 November 2014 courtesy of acmilan.com
AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi checking players during training on Friday 7 November 2014 at the Centro Sportivo Milanello