Udinese has omitted Brazilian midfielder Maicosuel from its 25-man squad list for the UEFA Europa League group stage.
The 26-year-old came under fire after his careless penalty miss denied the Zebrette qualification for the group stage of the UEFA Champions League.
Maicosuel was the only player to miss his spot-kick in a shoot-out against Braga, ineffectively trying to catch out Portuguese goalkeeper Beto with a chipped 'Panenka' shot.
Braga went on to win 5-4, with outraged Udinese coach
The former Palermo boss, who was persuaded to stay by club owner
Maicosuel will be unavailable against Anzhi Makhachkala on