Zlatan Ibrahimovic is not yet ready to return to the field and help his team.
Ibra will not even be on the bench for the match against Verona that takes place on Thursday.
All this has a reason and coach Pioli has thought of having him part of the squad for the Champions League match against Porto on 19 October.
The Swedish striker is awaiting his return to the green field after an injury that kept him off the field for more than a month.
Milan miss the 40-year-old and the management hopes to have him ready for the Champions League.