Valentino Lazaro is set to be given his first start under Conte amid rumors that the defender is seeking a loan move in January. So far, Lazaro has made just two substitute appearances, totalling 58 minutes.
The Biraghi-Asamoah rotation is set to continue.
Reports out of Spain suggest Barcelona have a long-term interest in adding Stefano Sensi, though any potential move would be at least 18 months down the line. Barca want to sure things up now, though, by including a clause in any Vidal-to-Inter deal that would give the Spanish giants preferential treatment when it came time to negotiate a Sensi deal.
Bologna defender Mitchell Dijks will miss Saturday’s game. The defender has missed six games in a row with a series of injuries and had been expected to return for today’s game.
How to Watch:
Those in the UK can watch the game on Premier Sports 1 or stream via the Premier Sports Player. All Serie A games will be on ESPN+ for US viewers. International viewers can check their own listings here.