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15 Sep 2019, 00:30 IST
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Krzysztof Piatek has struggled up to now this season

Marco Giampaolo desires AC Milan striker Krzysztof Piatek to turn into an entire participant, insisting the Poland worldwide can’t simply be “a poacher”.

Piatek scored 9 Serie A objectives for Milan final time period following his January arrival from Genoa.

Nevertheless, the 24-year-old is but to attain this season and was named on the bench towards Brescia following Milan’s opening-day defeat to Udinese.

Giampaolo, although, has been impressed by Piatek’s response to being dropped, however insists he wants the ahead to start out providing extra on the whole play.

“I appreciated him over the past three days,” Giampaolo stated forward of Sunday’s conflict with Hellas Verona.

“Piatek should not simply deal with attacking within the remaining third like a poacher, he must be extra of an entire participant.

“We’re Milan, we will not all the time simply pump lengthy balls up, we have to go it round. He is aware of tips on how to do it, I’ve seen him in coaching, he simply has to play like an entire participant.

“Objectives mustn’t be an obsession both, he ought to deal with taking part in nicely and the objectives will come as a consequence.”

The previous Sampdoria coach additionally believes Milan’s gamers will adapt to his fashion of play, even when they’ve did not impress of their opening two fixtures.

“I’m assured that issues will enhance with arduous work and enthusiasm,” he stated.

“I love the dedication they present in coaching and I really feel they’re more and more changing into a staff. I need to make our identification clearer always, in assault and defence.

“It does not concern me that Verona is historically a tricky place for Milan to play in, as I do not actually consider in this stuff.

“The staff should battle for victory in any area. It is the perspective that makes the distinction and I see the appropriate method now.”