ATALANTA NEWS

Luciano Spalletti believes his Roma “definitely deserved more” against Atalanta but “we must learn how to handle these situations better”.
Roma only managed a 1-1 home draw with decimated Atalanta, so second place is in doubt and they fell eight points adrift of Juventus.
Mattia Caldara warns Atalanta “need to score points” because without European football “everything we’ve done so far counts for nothing”.
Roma defender Antonio Rudiger admits “only winning matters” against Atalanta this afternoon.
Roma look to Leandro Paredes and Edin Dzeko as they host high-flying Atalanta, who are without captain Alejandro Gomez.
Gian Piero Gasperini called off his Press conference for Atalanta’s game against Roma due to the attendance of an unwelcome journalist.
Daniele De Rossi has been included in Roma’s squad to face Atalanta on Saturday after recovering from his ankle problem.
Luciano Spalletti “would rather talk about my players” but admits Roma “would be even stronger” with Franck Kessié.
Atalanta have reportedly accepted a €28m bid from Roma for star youngster Franck Kessie.
Luciano Spalletti warned “Roma results will decide the future” ahead of his 400th Serie A match this weekend. “Football is my life.”
Roma have the advantage for Franck Kessie, but the Atalanta midfielder’s agent warned “we are listening to all offers.”
Daniele De Rossi is suffering with an ankle injury, so the Roma midfielder could miss the Atalanta game on Saturday.
Genoa and Atalanta are keeping an eye on Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone, but face competition from Watford.
The changes to the fixture list for Serie A Week 34, 35 and 36 have been announced, including Roma-Lazio, Inter-Napoli, Milan-Roma and Roma-Juventus.
Atalanta face an anxious wait over medical assessments for the injured Leonardo Spinazzola.
Italy are expected to call up Fiorentina’s Federico Chiesa and Roma winger Emerson Palmieri for a get-together next week.
Genoa Coach Andrea Mandorlini wants “answers” from his squad against Udinese after their humiliating 5-0 home defeat.
Eusebio Di Francesco reveals he wanted Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez at Sassuolo and their goal against Atalanta was “no fluke.”
Gian Piero Gasperini was “satisfied with the performance and we have to accept the result” after Atalanta’s 1-1 draw with Sassuolo.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from the Empoli-Pescara relegation dogfight, revelations Atalanta with Sassuolo and Juventus host Chievo.