ATALANTA NEWS

Gian Piero Gasperini said the “atmosphere around Atalanta is idyllic” after their 3-0 victory over Everton, but must focus on Chievo.
Milan full-back Andrea Conti underwent ACL surgery today and sent a message from his hospital bed. “I’ll be back even stronger.”
Ruud Gullit confirms he is watching Atalanta men Marten de Roon and Hans Hateboer for a senior Netherlands call-up.
Atalanta President Antonio Percassi confessed their 3-0 victory over Everton “will be remembered for a very long time.”
There will be a minute’s silence before every Serie A and B match this weekend for the victims of flash floods in Livorno.
Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain is once again left out of the Argentina squad, but Papu Gomez is included.
Everton’s players come in for sharp criticism in this morning’s Gazzetta dello Sport, but Atalanta are praised.
Italy remain fourth in UEFA’s association rankings thanks to their victories on the Europa League’s first matchday.
Atalanta striker Andrea Petagna called Coach Gian Piero Gasperini “a phenomenon” after their 3-0 dismantling of Everton.
Atalanta Coach Gian Piero Gasperini felt Andrea Petagna “made the difference” in their 3-0 Europa League demolition of Everton.
Everton boss Ronald Koeman admits Atalanta had more “commitment and passion” than his side in a 3-0 Europa League hammering.
Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez confessed he had been “waiting a lifetime for this moment” after scoring in Atalanta’s 3-0 win over Everton.
Join us for all the build-up and action from tonight’s three Europa League games, Austria Vienna-Milan, Atalanta-Everton and Vitesse-Lazio.
Atalanta made a spectacular start to their Europa League campaign, dominating Everton 3-0 with Papu Gomez scoring a wondergoal.
Atalanta director Umberto Marino admits “just qualifying for Europe was a huge achievement, but we keep riding the wave of enthusiasm” with Everton.
Gylfi Sigurdsson warned Atalanta will be “hard to break down” and insists he isn’t troubled by being Everton’s most expensive buy.
Atalanta defender Rafael Toloi said they “worked hard to get here and are ready for a great game” against Everton.
Atalanta look to Papu Gomez in their first Europa League game for 27 years, hosting Wayne Rooney’s rich Everton.
Atalanta make their Europa League bow tonight, but they won’t be facing Everton in their home city of Bergamo.
Jose Callejon fears the defeat to Shakhtar Donetsk shows “opponents study how Napoli play and know our systems.”