Mario Balotelli is set to end his month-long absence with injury in Nice's Europa League tie against Krasnodar on Thursday.
Balotelli, 26, has not played since the Ligue 1 leaders were beaten in Caen on Nov. 6 after sustaining a calf injury in training.
However, the striker, who has missed his team's last four competitive fixtures, has been named in the squad to face Krasnodar at the Allianz Riviera in Nice's final European encounter of the season.
"If he's in the group, and he probably will be,...
Things are going well for Krasnodar in the Russian Premier League so far this season. The team are riding high in third place in the table and just about keeping pace with Zenit St Petersburg and Spartak Moscow above them.
Indeed, the Bulls moved to within four points of second place thanks to a dramatic win over Zenit on Sunday, which was settled by a spectacular two-goal flurry deep into stoppage time.
Having gone 1-0 down in the 86th minute, Krasnodar rallied to hit back with goals in the...
Manchester United's troubles away from home in Europe continued in a 2-1 defeat at Fenerbahce in the Europa League on Thursday as Paul Pogba limped off injured.
United, who are winless in their last nine European away games and have lost eight of them, looked out of sorts as Moussa Sow's second-minute overhead kick and a Jeremain Lens free kick provided the Turkish side with three points.
Jose Mourinho's side made the worst possible start to the game, falling behind in spectacular fashion...