ATALANTA NEWS

Napoli pushed past Fiorentina on a shocking pitch and Miroslav Klose kept Lazio on track, while Catania beat Genoa in a five-goal thriller and Atalanta saved two penalties.
Stefano Colantuono is trying to keep Atalanta focused on the football after the venue for their game with Cagliari was moved repeatedly.
Cagliari have moved Sunday’s match with Atalanta to the Is Arenas rather than Trieste, but it will be played behind closed doors.
The agent of Manolo Gabbiadini has praised Juventus for showing belief in the Italian Under-21 international.
The Lega Serie A have confirmed that Sunday’s game between Cagliari and Atalanta will be played in Trieste.
Vladimir Petkovic enjoyed his Serie A debut and noted Lazio are “close to the image I have of my team.”
Roma twice fought back to hold Catania with thrilling goals, Napoli crushed Palermo in Sicily and Lazio took the points in Bergamo.
Stefano Colantuono urges Atalanta to “forget about last season” and their two-point penalty to prepare for tonight’s opener against Lazio.
Vladimir Petkovic is “excited” about making his Serie A debut on the Lazio bench and welcomes imminent new signing Michael Ciani.
Davide Biondini is pleased to join Atalanta, but aimed a sideswipe at his former club. “I was hurt by Genoa.”
Manolo Gabbiadini has completed his transfer to the Stadio Dall’Ara via Juventus. “Other teams wanted me, but I preferred Bologna.”
Genoa have confirmed that they have agreed to sell Davide Biondini to Atalanta. “It was a painful decision.”
There is confusion over whether Atalanta’s Federico Peluso is really wanted by Palermo following some contradicting statements.
Atalanta, Bologna and Siena are showing an interest in 2006 World Cup winner Luca Toni, according to reports.
Genoa have shot down claims that Davide Biondini could join Atalanta before the transfer window closes.
Juventus have asked Atalanta to loan them Federico Peluso for the 2012-13 campaign, reports La Stampa.
Manolo Gabbiadini took part in his first Bologna training session on Monday ahead of his soon to be confirmed move from Atalanta, via Juventus.
Stefano Colantuono is “not getting too excited” by Atalanta’s Coppa Italia win against Padova.
Sampdoria and Genoa crashed out of the Coppa Italia on penalties, Catania and Cagliari squeezed through, but Chievo were on song and Torino won a six-goal thriller with Lecce.
Juventus are just hours away from signing Atalanta’s Manolo Gabbiadini, Bologna have confirmed on Friday.