ATALANTA NEWS

Atalanta boss Stefano Colantuono is confident his troops will be fully motivated to make a bright start to the season.
Udinese, Atalanta, Cagliari, Parma, Bologna, Sampdoria and Catania shone in friendlies today, but Genoa and Torino stalled.
Antonio Cassano bagged a brace for Parma, while Cagliari, Atalanta and Chievo were also in action.
Atalanta director general Pierpaolo Marino has confirmed the capture of free agent Mario Yepes.
Atalanta are looking to make a move for perennial Juventus substitute Luca Marrone, reports have claimed.
The agent of Guido Marilungo has thanked Atalanta for their show of belief in the player following his injury nightmare.
Atalanta have confirmed that three of their most wanted players will not be sold during the summer months.
Atalanta President Antonio Percassi has claimed that the club will sign former Milan defender Mario Yepes.
Stefano Colantuono has warned Atalanta fans that the club are targeting Serie A survival first and foremost for 2013-14.
Atalanta have officially bought out 50 per cent of midfielder Luca Cigarini from Napoli.
Catania have reportedly signed 17-year-old Mirko Livaja, the younger brother of Inter and Atalanta striker Marko.
Manolo Gabbiadini is 10 days away from learning the name of his next club. “I don’t think he’ll stay at Juventus,” said his agent.
The agent of Manolo Gabbiadini doesn’t think Juventus will consider selling their 50 per cent share of the striker.
Atalanta have warned clubs interested in Giacomo Bonaventura that he won’t be sold for anything less than €15m.
German Denis will still be leading Atalanta’s attack during the 2013-14 campaign, the Bergamo club have insisted.
In a big surprise, Torino have bought out Fiorentina’s 50 per cent of Italy international Alessio Cerci.
Italy Under-21 international Manolo Gabbiadini’s agent warns Juventus “we won’t accept any more loan spells.”
Sampdoria have admitted Italian Under-21 international Manolo Gabbiadini is on their transfer radar.
Atalanta and Napoli could finally conclude a deal for the permanent transfer of Luca Cigarini at some point today.
Sampdoria have confirmed an interest in Italian Under-21 striker Manolo Gabbiadini.