ATALANTA NEWS

Inter defender Milan Skriniar is “not interested” in reports of Barcelona preparing an offer. “My objective is to play for Inter and get them to win.”
Gianluca Rocchi has been confirmed as the referee for this weekend’s Derby della Capitale.
Andrea Conti reveals he chose Milan over Inter, and is sure “we’ll get into the Champions League”.
Italy Under-21 winger Riccardo Orsolini dedicated his late winner against Russia to Atalanta boss Gian Piero Gasperini. “Let’s hope he plays me more now!”
Atalanta could be without Leonardo Spinazzola for the next two weeks after the wingback reportedly pulled up with a thigh injury.
Italy missed a Patrick Cutrone penalty, but completed a comeback to beat Russia in a 3-2 thriller. “We lost our shape,” complained Gigi Di Biagio.
The candidates for the Serie A Top XI players of 2017 are announced, with Max Allegri, Maurizio Sarri and Gian Piero Gasperini up for best Coach.
Josip Ilicic admits he’s never worked so hard as with Atalanta, but it’s paying off, even if he feels bad for fellow Slovenian Jasmin Kurtic.
Roma forward Diego Perotti is “relishing every moment” of his return to international duty with Argentina after six years.
Giampiero Ventura defends his choices in the World Cup play-off against Sweden and insists “Italy results were some of the best of the last 40 years.”
Inter are reportedly optimistic that Mauro Icardi will be fit to face Atalanta after the international break.
Inter are reportedly keeping tabs on Atalanta defender Rafael Toloi with a view to a possible transfer.
Simone Zaza, Stephan El Shaarawy, Danilo D’Ambrosio and Leonardo Spinazzola are officially out of Italy’s World Cup play-off in Sweden.
Gigi Di Biagio insists the Italy Under-21 side’s defeat to Zdenek Zeman’s Serie B team Pescara was “a good test.”
Mauro Icardi will be available to face Atalanta after pulling out of international duty with Argentina due to a knee injury, confirmed Inter medics.
Atalanta have presented their plans for the redevelopment of the Stadio Atleti Azzurri D’Italia.
Leonardo Spinazzola pulled up during Italy’s training session today and is in doubt for the World Cup play-off with Sweden.
Lazio are interested in signing Atalanta midfielder Bryan Cristante, who is currently on loan from Benfica.
Serie A has announced its winter dates for this season, with matches spanning across Christmas and New Year.
Atalanta have been fined €20,000, after shrapnel from a firecracker injured a photographer.