ATALANTA NEWS

Josip Ilicic has given Atalanta a prestigious 1-0 friendly victory over Borussia Dortmund, without injured Papu Gomez.
Atalanta Coach Gian Piero Gasperini warns “if we continue to lose players we must resize our expectations”.
Atalanta are close to bringing Marten de Roon back to Bergamo just a year after he left for Middlesbrough.
Atalanta swept Swiss side Steinach aside 18-0 in a friendly with Riccardo Orsolini finding the net five times and Andreas Cornelius seven.
Spal have officially signed midfielder Alberto Grassi on loan from Napoli with option to buy and a counter-option.
Gian Piero Gasperini admits Atalanta “don’t know if it’s better or worse” to have such a tough Serie A start.
Director of sport Monchi concedes Roma have “a very complicated start” to the Serie A season, facing Atalanta and Inter in August.
Atalanta beat Lille 1-0 with a Bryan Cristante goal in Bergamo this evening and Pierluigi Gollini parried Yassine Benzia’s penalty.
The first match of the 2017-18 Serie A season will be Juventus-Cagliari on August 19, while Roma-Inter is on Saturday August 26.
The opening round of the Serie A 2017-18 season has been drawn up, including Inter-Fiorentina, Crotone-Milan, Verona-Napoli and Atalanta-Roma.
You can watch the live ceremony of the 2017-18 Serie A fixtures being drawn up this evening.
The Serie A fixtures will be announced tonight, with several rules governing the process.
Juventus are preparing to sell Tomas Rincon, with Bologna the favourites ahead of Fiorentina, Torino and Atalanta, freeing Godfred Donsah for the Granata.
Gian Piero Gasperini insists Atalanta will not be making any more signings after ruling out a return for Marten De Roon.
The draw has been made for this season’s Coppa Italia, with a potential Milan derby in the quarter-final.
Papu Gomez scored an incredible rabona in an open training session, as Atalanta continue to gear up for the new season.
Milan new boy Andrea Conti has paid tribute to former Atalanta boss and “life-changer” Gian Piero Gasperini, while hailing “leader” Leonardo Bonucci.
Massimiliano Mirabelli describes Gigio Donnarumma as “mission impossible”, is “sorry” to Torino over Andrea Belotti and claims Milan could also sign a winger.
Atalanta President Antonio Percassi confirmed Mattia Caldara will not be heading to Juventus a year early. “He’s staying with us.”
Multiple sources claim Juventus are very close to signing Milan midfielder Manuel Locatelli as well as Mattia De Sciglio.