ATALANTA NEWS

Join us for all the build-up and action for today’s six Serie A games, including Palermo-Lazio, Genoa-Juventus and Roma-Pescara.
Gian Piero Gasperini urged Atalanta to steer clear of “the enthusiasm surrounding us” and makes a change in goal against Bologna.
Bologna goalkeeper Antonio Mirante is back in the squad three months after suffering from heart problems.
Atalanta boss Gian Piero Gasperini admits he enjoyed revenge over Inter and was close to taking the Juventus job on two occasions.
Roberto Donadoni is impressed by Atalanta’s current form, but trusts that Mattia Destro can inspire Bologna to victory.
Over a long Serie A weekend Milan visit Empoli with a new hitman, Juventus are in Genoa, Roma welcome Pescara, then Napoli-Sassuolo and Inter-Fiorentina.
Milan are reportedly weighing up a move for Atalanta midfielder Roberto Gagliardini in January.
22-year-old Atalanta right back Andrea Conti has revealed that Dani Alves of Juventus is his role model.
Juventus and Manchester United are in pole position to sign star Atalanta youngster Franck Kessie, reports say.
Giampiero Ventura was pleased with the Italy players of “the future” after his get-together and opened the door to Mario Balotelli.
Luciano Spalletti assures Roma are “ready to react” to defeat against Atalanta in the Europa League tomorrow.
Luciano Spalletti assures there’s “no chaos” at Roma but defeat at Atalanta showed “we have not lost this vice”.
Genoa defender Lucas Orban has been handed a three-match ban, while Dias Felipe, Gianni Munari, Miguel Veloso and Rafael Toloi are suspended.
After another exciting weekend of Serie A football, Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 13.
Atalanta Coach Gian Piero Gasperini has laughed off suggestions that 19-year-old Franck Kessie could be worth €40m.
Luciano Spalletti was more distraught than angry after Roma lost to Atalanta. “When the going gets tough, we just stop.”
Gian Piero Gasperini admits he is “dumbstruck” by Atalanta’s extraordinary form, as they beat Roma to go within a point of second.
Franck Kessie sealed a last-gasp Atalanta victory over Roma and confirmed now they are “looking towards Europe.”
Roma dominated the first half, then vanished in the second as Atalanta snatched a shock 2-1 victory to close within a point of the Giallorossi.
Roma visit fourth-placed Atalanta, who have won five of the last six rounds, in a clash of the current form teams.