The defender had to leave the field against Hellas Verona on Sunday evening (1-1) due to muscle problems and this morning the Bianconeri defender underwent tests in order to observe the extent of the problem. The Old Lady released a statement on the results of the medical examinations on Monday.
Pirlo should line up a special defense against Barça
“The tests he underwent today did not reveal any muscle injuries to his right thigh.”, isays the press release. Therefore, his condition will be monitored day by day “, can we read in the press release of the Italian club. The 33-year-old transalpine international is still uncertain for the match against Barcelona on Wednesday night in the Champions League (9 p.m.).
Andrea Pirlo should line up a particular defense against the partners of Lionel Messi, according to the Italian press. Indeed, in addition to having lost Chiellini in the first period against Dynamo Kiev on the first day of the Champions League, having to wait for Bonucci, the transalpine technician cannot count on Matthijs De Ligt and Alex Sandro, who does not are not yet available.
Thus, the possibility of a rearguard composed of Cuadrado on the right, Frabotta on the left and the Danilo-Demiral duo in the axis, would be plausible. It is now up to Pirlo to find the best solution.