ATALANTA NEWS

Javier Zanetti has accepted defeat at Atalanta – although he has argued that Inter perhaps deserved more.
Atalanta have soared into sixth place despite a points penalty and earned a reputation as giant-killers, but Stefano Colantuono keeps his eye on safety.
Andrea Stramaccioni feels Inter did not deserve defeat against Atalanta, but is not distraught. “It was unthinkable that we could win every game.”
Inter’s run ends at 10 wins on the trot, as they were surprisingly beaten 3-2 in Bergamo with German Denis bagging a brace.
Inter revamp once again for tonight’s trip to Atalanta, as it’s a 3-4-3 system with Rodrigo Palacio, Diego Milito and Antonio Cassano.
Atalanta Coach Stefano Colantuono is in awe of tonight’s opponents Inter. “They can fight for the Scudetto right to the end.”
Andrea Stramaccioni insists he holds Wesley Sneijder “in the highest regard” and hopes Inter’s injury crisis can push them on to beat Atalanta.
Atalanta have dismissed suggestions that they could talk transfers when Inter come to town this weekend.
Inter may be on a 10-game winning streak, but Samir Handanovic has warned them to not underestimate Atalanta this weekend.
Atalanta midfielder Luca Cigarini believes his side can upset the odds and defeat Andrea Stramaccioni's Inter this Sunday.
Milan are monitoring the progress of Atalanta midfielder Luca Cigarini, his agent has confirmed on Wednesday.
Atalanta are presently refusing to comment on the idea of selling Federico Peluso during the January transfer window.
Stevan Jovetic has been ruled out of action for up to two weeks for Fiorentina after sustaining a grade I muscle injury at the weekend.
Ciro Ferrara must work on Sampdoria's heads, but Stefano Colantuono couldn't be happier with Atalanta's attitude.
Ciro Ferrara assures “real men emerge from these situations” as Sampdoria back the Coach after a sixth consecutive defeat.
Sampdoria may well consider axing Ciro Ferrara after falling to their sixth defeat on the bounce, as Atalanta conquered Marassi in relegation tussle.
Ciro Ferrara insists he does not feel “in the balance” despite Sampdoria’s five consecutive defeats as they prepare to face Atalanta.
Atalanta were close to signing a 50 per cent share in Juventus revelation Paul Pogba this summer, the club have revealed.
Atalanta boss Stefano Colantuono has praised his players after their 1-0 win against Napoli on Wednesday night.
Walter Mazzarri was again left to rue mistakes in front of goal as Napoli were defeated by Atalanta. “This game was cursed.”