ATALANTA NEWS

Stefano Colantuono has “no regrets” after Atalanta threw away a 2-0 lead to draw 2-2 at Genoa.
Gian Piero Gasperini tried to “look on the bright side” of Genoa’s 2-2 draw with Atalanta. “I liked the comeback.”
Sassuolo conquered San Siro to shock Milan, while nine-man Fiorentina fell to bottom club Parma. Palermo wrecked Gianfranco Zola’s Cagliari debut.
Gian Piero Gasperini urged Genoa to beat Atalanta and “stay up there” in 2015, as Tino Costa gets his Serie A debut.
Stefano Colantuono insists Atalanta will face Genoa with “high intensity” to upset them at Marassi.
Atalanta are close to taking Ibrahima Mbaye from Inter on loan, confirmed his agent. “They are very interested.”
Alessandro Diamanti is heading for Fiorentina or Atalanta, as he negotiates a Guangzhou Evergrande exit.
Mauricio Pinilla will likely make his Atalanta debut against ex-teammates Genoa with both sides needing a boost.
Atalanta are ready to ask Roma for their benchwarmers Salih Ucan and Urby Emanuelson.
Alessandro Diamanti and Alberto Gilardino may be transfer targets in Italy but reports suggest Guangzhou Evergrande are unwilling to lose them.
Mauricio Pinilla will undergo his Atalanta medical and sign tomorrow, leaving Genoa after just six months.
After reports Adel Taarabt offered himself to Napoli, now Milan are being linked with a reunion and Atalanta rejected.
With several top performances over the weekend when the top three returned to normality, Dave Taylor selects his best XI in matchday 16.
Stefano Colantuono admits Atalanta’s 3-3 draw with Palermo was “almost beyond hope” after trailing 3-1.
Beppe Iachini believes Palermo threw away two points with Atalanta and trusts his top stars won’t be sold next month.
Empoli pegged back Fiorentina in the high-octane Tuscan Derby, Udinese held Sampdoria 2-2, Atalanta fought back for 3-3 with Palermo and Torino sank Genoa.
Beppe Iachini won’t get ahead of himself as Palermo visit Atalanta for an eight-match unbeaten run. “Our objective is to be consistent.”
Atalanta have officially bought the remaining 50 per cent of Davide Zappacosta’s contract from Avellino.
Stefano Colantuono said Atalanta saw their plans “discombobulated” by Lazio’s opening goal in a 3-0 defeat.
Stefano Pioli admired Lazio’s “tactical maturity” in patiently breaking down Atalanta for a 3-0 win.