Saturday April 17 2021
Video: Atalanta prank Muriel

After the Cristiano Ronaldo jersey, there’s been another prank in the Atalanta squad, with Luis Muriel’s car covered in post-it notes.

La Dea are preparing to face Juventus on Sunday afternoon in a massive Serie A clash for third place, but there’s always time for jokes in Bergamo.

Muriel celebrated his 30th birthday and his teammates – above all goalkeeper Pierluigi Gollini – decided to play a prank on him.

The Colombian left training to discover his car had been entirely plastered in post-it notes, including some spelling out ‘happy birthday’ on the side.

“Thanks a lot for the lovely surprise,” wrote Muriel with an angry emoji. “I’ve been here for an hour taking these damn things off…”