ATALANTA NEWS

Join us for the build-up and action from all three of today’s Serie A games, Empoli-Cagliari, Milan-Atalanta and top of the table showdown Juventus-Roma.
Atalanta defender Mattia Caldara is eager for another goal against Milan today and is “flattered” by Juventus interest.
Giampiero Ventura wants more clubs to follow Milan and Atalanta’s example by playing young Italian talent. “It’s an advert for my Nazionale.”
Read up on every Serie A game this weekend, including Milan-Atalanta and Juventus-Roma today, then Napoli-Torino, Lazio-Fiorentina and Sassuolo-Inter.
The agent of Alberto Grassi admits the Atalanta starlet “interests” Torino but insists the Granata have yet to speak to his parent club Napoli.
Milan welcome back Carlos Bacca for Saturday’s clash with Atalanta in Serie A, but Matias Fernandez misses out with a knee injury.
Gian Piero Gasperini admits his Atalanta have a point to prove against Milan tomorrow after the Juventus loss.
Milan Coach Vincenzo Montella believes Atalanta “have a path to the Champions League”.
The Coppa Italia Round of 16 and Quarter-Final dates have been announced, including Milan-Torino, Juventus-Atalanta, Roma-Sampdoria and Inter-Bologna.
The changes to the Serie A fixture list up to February 19 have been scheduled, including Milan and Juventus games postponed for the Super Cup.
Mauricio Pinilla has confirmed he’ll leave Atalanta in January but promises “I’ll carry you in my heart for a lifetime”.
Reports suggest Juventus have a deal for Atalanta’s Mattia Caldara, but he’ll stay in Bergamo until 2018.
Milan midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura describes the Supercoppa Italiana against Juventus as “the most important game of the year”.
Carlos Bacca has returned to Milan training, so could feature against Atalanta at the weekend.
Antonio Percassi insists Atalanta’s season “remains extraordinary”, despite a second-straight Serie A defeat on Sunday.
Gian Piero Gasperini felt Atalanta “had our best performance of the season,” yet still lost 3-1 to Udinese.
Gigi Del Neri jokingly thanked “Saint Orestis Karnezis” for a series of saves in Udinese’s 3-1 victory away to Atalanta.
Atalanta dominated the match and had dozens of efforts on goal, but Udinese emerged 3-1 winners with a clinical masterclass.
It is reported that Liverpool are weighing up an offer for Atalanta’s rising star Franck Kessie.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s six Serie A games, going through Cagliari-Napoli to the Derby della Mole and Inter-Genoa.