ATALANTA NEWS

It is only a matter of time before Andrea Consigli becomes a regular in the Giro Azzurro, says Atalanta teammate Guglielmo Stendardo.
Atalanta boss Stefano Colantuono believes Inter are to be considered Scudetto contenders, even after his side beat them 3-2 at the weekend.
Atalanta’s German Denis is refusing to comment on claims that he could be set for a January move to Inter – the club he scored twice against on Sunday.
The agent of Giacomo Bonaventura believes that the Atalanta player is knocking at the door of national boss Cesare Prandelli.
Atalanta’s Federico Peluso has been added to the Italy squad after Domenico Criscito pulled out of the party.
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.