ATALANTA NEWS

Giampiero Ventura is set to call promising young players for an Italy training camp, including Marco Benassi, Antonio Barreca and Manuel Locatelli.
Juventus have reportedly beaten the likes of Napoli, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United to Atalanta midfielder Franck Kessie.
Atalanta are a revelation this season and President Antonio Percassi praised Coach Gian Piero Gasperini. “It’s a dream.”
Atalanta winger Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez opens the door to a Roma transfer and still has hope he can play for Italy.
Italy Under-21s fumbled a 2-1 lead in Southampton and lost 3-2 to England with the last kick of this friendly, partly due to a Pierluigi Gollini howler.
Italy Under-21s Coach Gigi Di Biagio is pleased that “finally clubs are giving room to young players” ahead of the friendly with England.
Roberto Gagliardini admits his Italy call-up was “unexpected” and marvels that’s he’s playing with players he “watched on television”.
Milan must pay at least €20m for Atalanta forward Alejandro Gomez, who is under contract until 2020.
Atalanta midfielder Roberto Gagliardini is “still in disbelief” after being called-up to the Italy squad.
After another exciting weekend of Serie A football Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 12.
Atalanta goalkeeper Marco Sportiello ‘almost joined Napoli’ last summer, reports say.
Eusebio Di Francesco admits playing in the Europa League is sapping energy from his Sassuolo players.
Gian Piero Gasperini says his Atalanta side are going through a ‘fantastic period’ after their 3-0 win over Sassuolo.
Juventus and Milan got hard-fought wins away to Chievo and Palermo, while Udinese held Genoa and Atalanta demolished Sassuolo.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s eight Serie A games, including Chievo-Juventus, Palermo-Milan, Inter-Crotone, Sassuolo-Atalanta and Roma-Bologna.
Eusebio Di Francesco believes luck has deserted Sassuolo recently as they prepare to face Atalanta.
Gian Piero Gasperini says enthusiasm surrounding Atalanta’s recent form is normal, but wants his players to remain focused.
Today Giampiero Ventura will name his Italy squad for Liechtenstein and Germany games with some reported new faces to feature.
Atalanta winger Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez will not be eligible to play for Italy after all.
Prolific Torino and Cagliari face off, then it’s a fascinating head-to-head between Napoli and Lazio, tomorrow Chievo-Juventus, Palermo-Milan, Roma-Bologna and Inter-Crotone.