ATALANTA NEWS

Milan take on Atalanta this weekend and Giacomo Bonaventura admits it will be “an emotional moment.”
Rolando Maran praised Chievo for their “determination” to snatch a point in the relegation dogfight with Atalanta.
Stefano Colantuono was furious after Atalanta’s 1-1 draw, insisting Chievo’s goal was “clearly offside.”
Fiorentina scraped a 4-3 thriller over Palermo and Sampdoria saw off Empoli, while Gianfranco Zola celebrated his first Cagliari win over Cesena.
Milan’s joint-CEO Adriano Galliani has today met with Atalanta to discuss a possible transfer for Riccardo Saponara.
Mauricio Pinilla has completed his move from Genoa to Atalanta today after the latter filed his contract with the League.
Stefano Colantuono has “no regrets” after Atalanta threw away a 2-0 lead to draw 2-2 at Genoa.
Gian Piero Gasperini tried to “look on the bright side” of Genoa’s 2-2 draw with Atalanta. “I liked the comeback.”
Sassuolo conquered San Siro to shock Milan, while nine-man Fiorentina fell to bottom club Parma. Palermo wrecked Gianfranco Zola’s Cagliari debut.
Gian Piero Gasperini urged Genoa to beat Atalanta and “stay up there” in 2015, as Tino Costa gets his Serie A debut.
Stefano Colantuono insists Atalanta will face Genoa with “high intensity” to upset them at Marassi.
Atalanta are close to taking Ibrahima Mbaye from Inter on loan, confirmed his agent. “They are very interested.”
Alessandro Diamanti is heading for Fiorentina or Atalanta, as he negotiates a Guangzhou Evergrande exit.
Mauricio Pinilla will likely make his Atalanta debut against ex-teammates Genoa with both sides needing a boost.
Atalanta are ready to ask Roma for their benchwarmers Salih Ucan and Urby Emanuelson.
Alessandro Diamanti and Alberto Gilardino may be transfer targets in Italy but reports suggest Guangzhou Evergrande are unwilling to lose them.
Mauricio Pinilla will undergo his Atalanta medical and sign tomorrow, leaving Genoa after just six months.
After reports Adel Taarabt offered himself to Napoli, now Milan are being linked with a reunion and Atalanta rejected.
With several top performances over the weekend when the top three returned to normality, Dave Taylor selects his best XI in matchday 16.
Stefano Colantuono admits Atalanta’s 3-3 draw with Palermo was “almost beyond hope” after trailing 3-1.