Matri arrived last week from Juventus.
âI worked with Matri at Cagliari. He is a player we needed to cover the role left vacant by Giampaolo Pazziniâs injury,â the Coach told Milan Channel.
âThe next two months are going to be very important, as we have eight Serie A games and a Champions League group phase to get through. The club understood we need options at this time.
âWeâre not forgetting about Pazzini, who has been a very important player, scoring 15 goals last season. He is a reliable striker who unfortunately had these knee problems and required an operation in May.
âMatri played a crucial role for Juventus and he is the player we were looking for. Balotelli, who is extraordinary, needs someone of Matriâs characteristics by his side. They make the perfect partnership.â
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