The Brazilian has been included, as has Balotelli, but Pandev did not make the cut...Jose Mourinho has included Maicon in his matchday squad for Saturday's clash against Atalanta, but there is no Goran Pandev, who has a muscular problem.
Maicon appears to have made a full recovery after needing reconstructive tooth surgery following a clash with Barcelona ace Lionel Messi on Tuesday. The Brazilian did train on Friday, but he still has swelling around his face. Nevertheless, he has been picked.
Mario Balotelli, who caused a storm of controversy earlier this week, has also been given the nod by Mourinho.
Here is the full squad as confirmed by the club's official website:
Goalkeepers: 12 Julio Cesar, 21 Paolo Orlandoni, 51 Vid Belec;
Defenders: 2 Ivan Cordoba, 4 Javier Zanetti, 6 Lucio, 13 Maicon, 23 Marco Materazzi, 25 Walter Samuel, 26 Cristian Chivu;
Midfielders: 5 Dejan Stankovic, 7 Ricardo Quaresma, 8 Thiago Motta, 10 Wesley Sneijder, 11 Sulley Muntari, 15 Rene Krhin, 17 Mariga, 19 Esteban Cambiasso;
Strikers: 9 Samuel Eto'o, 22 Diego Milito, 45 Mario Balotelli, 89 Marko Arnautovic.
There is no press conference from Mourinho as he continues his Italian media silence.
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