Andrea Bertolacci ruled out of Milan derby

Milan have confirmed that midfielder Andrea Bertolacci will miss Sunday’s Milan derby with a thigh injury.

Milan have confirmed that midfielder Andrea Bertolacci will miss Sunday’s Milan derby with a thigh injury.

The Rossoneri’s €20m summer signing was forced to leave the Italy camp early during the international break with a problem to his abductor muscle.

The club released a statement today to confirm that the 24-year-old will not be fit for Sunday’s Derby della Madonnina.

“AC Milan announce that the medical exams that Andrea Bertolacci underwent today showed a small lesion in the region of the right thigh abductor,” read the statement on the club’s official website.

“In a week the player will undergo further tests.”

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