There disqualification of Rafael Leaoremedied in the last Serie A match against Sampdoria, will cost the Portuguese talent the difficult home match against Napoli. An important game in terms of awareness but which, obviously, will not be decisive for the progress of the championship. In any case, Stefano Pioli will have to make up for the absence of the number 17, finding a suitable offensive solution to undermine the Neapolitan resistance.
Which is why, the Emilian coach could advance the position of Theo Hernandez which, due to its characteristics, could represent a big headache for the Italian rearguard. The French full-back has been used, during this season, for a good 615 ′, resulting so far the most used player of movement.
A tactical solution that intrigues the former Fiorentina and Inter coach not a little, given the unpredictability of the Rossoneri number 19. The suspect, at the moment, would appear to be him: this would involve the inclusion of Fodé Ballo-Touré in the starting eleven or of the newly arrived Sergino Dest, in the role of left-back.
This possibility would therefore exclude the use from 1 ‘of Alexis Saelemaekers, Brahim Diaz and Yacine Adli.