The Italian striker, who is on loan from Real Madrid, played 40 minutes in his second consecutive substitute appearance in Wednesday´s 3-0 defeat to Internazionale but has yet to play from the first whistle since linking up with the Genoa-based outfit.
With Claudio Bellucci and Andrea Caracciolo both looking tired, Sunday could be the time for Cassano to make his first start in Serie A for his latest club in what has been a controversial career.
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