Absent his best defender in Germán Pezzella and his best attacker in Federico Chiesa (who’s officially injured and not just sitting out), Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Montella turns to Federico Ceccherini in the middle of the back three and Dušan Vlahović up top, with Gaetano Castrovilli and Erick Pulgar resuming their usual places in midfield. Lecce manager Fabio Liverani, meanwhile, lines up the exact XI we predicted, with Viola academy graduate Jacopo Petriccione in midfield.
Fiorentina (3-5-2): Drągowski; Milenković, Ceccherini, Cáceres; Lirola, Pulgar, Badelj, Castrovilli, Dalbert; Ribery, Vlahović
Lecce (4-3-1-2): Rispoli, Rossettini, Lucioni, Calderoni; Petriccione, Tachtsidis, Tabanelli; Shakhov; Farias, La Mantia
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