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Gattuso explains why can’t Piatek and Cutrone start together

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The AC Milan manager was not happy after a goalless draw at home with Napoli yesterday in a new Italian Lega Serie A fixture.

AC Milan hosted Napoli yesterday in Matchday 21 of the Italian Lega Serie A.

And both teams couldn’t break the lock on the defense and ended up drawing 0-0.

Rossoneri manager Gennaro Gattuso has revealed why new signing Krzysztof Piatek and Patrick Cutrone can’t start together at the front.

Cutrone started the match at the attack, and then Polish forward Piatek came on in the second half as a substitute to play on the same position.

“Now, they can not play together not because of their characteristics but because of the team’s balance,” Gattuso was quoted by Calcio Mercato.

“This season we tried to play seven/eight games with the two strikers and I always had the feeling of leaving something on the street.”

“I think that if this team were able to make mistakes as little as possible, the transition phase could do a lot more, keep the ball well,” he added.

“We have to analyze in these 21 games, leave a little to be desired in the last 25 meters and we miss more than something in the last step.”

“It is my great regret,” he concluded.

AC Milan is currently on the fourth position of the standings with 35 points, way behind the top three.

They are 5 points behind third-place Internazionale Milan, but 13 points behind second-place Napoli.

The Rossoneri don’t even aim for first place since leaders Juventus are currently 21 points ahead on the Italian Lega Serie A table.