Allegri Explains Decision to Bench El Shaarawy Against Napoli

AC Milan failed to pick up maximum points in their latest Serie A home fixture against Napoli on Sunday and there were several people questioning Rossoneri head coach, Massimiliano Allegri’s reason in not playing Stephan El Shaarawy from the start. Speaking to the media, Allegri explained that his decision in putting El Shaarawy from the bench was due to technical decision.

Furthermore, Allegri also stated that El Shaarawy need some break after facing such a hectic playing time which can be considered tough for a 20-year-old player. The tactician also ensured that the Italian international’s growth won’t be affected by that decision.