BOLOGNA NEWS

Gian Piero Gasperini admits Atalanta did not expect to suffer so much in a 3-2 thriller with Bologna, but “the game with Milan will be decisive for Europe.”
Atalanta threw away a 2-0 lead against Bologna, but Mattia Caldara snatched the 3-2 victory and Leonardo Spinazzola needed a stoppage-time goal-line clearance.
Atalanta aim to consolidate fifth place with the return of Papu Gomez as they host Roberto Donadoni’s decimated Bologna.
Gian Piero Gasperini admits Atalanta “can’t get it wrong” against Bologna tomorrow, as they chase a Europa League place.
Juventus, Inter, Udinese, Sassuolo, Atalanta and Palermo are among the clubs tracking Boca Juniors teenage striker Marcelo Torres.
Bologna goalkeeper Antonio Mirante hails Juventus’ Gianluigi Buffon - “when he stops we’ll say he was the greatest”.
Antonio Cassano confirms he won’t hang up his boots - “I can still make the difference in Serie A”.
Fiorentina striker Nikola Kalinic and Bologna midfielder Erick Pulgar have received two-match bans for insulting the referees.
Roberto Donadoni believes Bologna “deserved three points” away to Palermo, but gave Erick Pulgar a lecture on losing his cool.
Palermo Coach Diego Bortoluzzi picked up a point on his debut, albeit against 10-man Bologna. “I expected that tension.”
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s 10 Serie A games, from the Milan Derby through Roma-Atalanta, Pescara-Juventus, Fiorentina-Empoli and Genoa-Lazio to Napoli-Udinese.
Even against 10 men for over an hour, Palermo were unable to earn more than a point at home with Bologna under new Coach Diego Bortoluzzi.
Bologna have confirmed that midfielder Adam Nagy will miss the rest of the season due to a muscular injury sustained to the quadriceps.
Blerim Dzemaili will miss Bologna’s last three games of the season so he can start his new MLS career at Montreal Impact.
Roberto Donadoni maintains Bologna “played on level terms” with Roma for large periods, despite the 3-0 final result.
Join us for the build-up and action from all seven Serie A games, from Sampdoria-Fiorentina through Crotone-Inter, Milan-Palermo, Bologna-Roma and Lazio-Napoli.
Luciano Spalletti still believes Roma can challenge Juventus for the Scudetto, as the gap at the top remains six points. “We were perfect today.”
Roma ensured they kept within touching distance of Serie A leaders Juventus with a 3-0 victory at Bologna’s Stadio Dall’Ara.
Roma rely on Edin Dzeko, Radja Nainggolan, Mohamed Salah and Stephan El Shaarawy in their trip to Mattia Destro’s Bologna.
Roberto Donadoni insists Roma “can still win the Scudetto,” so Bologna need to find extra motivation – not a problem for Mattia Destro.