Robinho out of Milan side to face Juventus in Coppa Italia

The Brazilian's bid to secure a move to Santos has affected his fitness meaning he miss out on the quarter-final tie
Robinho has been left out of the Milan squad that will face Juventus in the quarterfinal of the Coppa Italia at Juventus Stadium on Wednesday.

The Brazilian has been in talks to move to Santos, and the time spent in negotiations is said to have affected his fitness.

French defender Philippe Mexes will return after missing the win over Siena due to suspension, but the Rossoneri still have a long injury list, including Djamel Mesbah, Christian Abbiati, Kevin Constant, Mario Yepes, Daniele Bonera, Nigel De Jong, Cristian Zapata and Sulley Muntari.

Milan squad in full:

Goalkeepers: Amelia, Coppola, Gabriel.

Defenders: Abate, Acerbi, Antonini, De Sciglio, Mexes.

Midfielders: Ambrosini, Boateng, Carmona, Emanuelson, Flamini, Montolivo, Nocerino, Traore.

Forwards: El Shaarawy, Niang, Pazzini, Bojan.

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