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Sunday June 18 2017
Milan target Conti-Papu swoop

Milan are going to meet Atalanta for Andrea Conti, but hope to include Papu Gomez as part of a double deal, claims La Gazzetta dello Sport.

It is no secret that Conti has agreed personal terms with the Rossoneri and his agent threatened to boycott pre-season training if Atalanta didn’t work out a transfer fee.

It’s reported the Orobici are now willing to find common ground with a final deal probably around the €27m mark.

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Wednesday June 14 2017
Papu Gomez open to Lazio

Lazio have reportedly agreed terms with Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez, but Atalanta are yet to accept a transfer fee, leaving Milan in the race.

The 29-year-old winger was a sensation this season, helping the Orobici to fourth place in Serie A with 16 goals and 12 assists in 37 games.

According to La Repubblica, Gomez has given the all-clear for a move to Lazio this summer.

However, Atalanta are not eager to let him leave and are yet to work out a fee for the Argentina international.

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Wednesday May 31 2017
Papu Gomez: 'Best year ever'

Alejandro 'Papu' Gomez insists ths season with Atalanta has been the 'best year of my life'.

The 29-year-old helped his team to a surprise Europa League qualification with 16 goals and 10 assists this term.

“There were very few sad moments and you can say it was the best year of my life,” Papu told Gazzetta dello Sport.

“Anxiety? Before Atalanta-Milan, at the beginning of May. We had to secure a European place and by Tuesday I already wanted the game to arrive.

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Friday May 26 2017
Milan in for Conti

Milan have reportedly secured Atalanta’s Franck Kessié, and could return for Andrea Conti.

The Rossoneri are moving quickly to establish their squad for next season, and Mateo Musacchio has already had a medical ahead of his move from Villarreal.

Kessié is also expected to sign imminently, and Gazzetta dello Sport believes there was a meeting yesterday to officially confirm the move ahead of a medical.

In addition, the Diavolo used the opportunity to discuss both Papu Gomez and Conti.

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Saturday May 13 2017
Papu: 'Staying with Atalanta unless...'

Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez celebrated Atalanta’s passage into Europe and noted “unless I receive an offer I can’t refuse, I’m staying here.”

The Orobici were pegged back 1-1 by Milan this evening, but the point was enough to secure a top six finish.

“We wanted to win and had the chances to do it, so the draw is disappointing, but on the other hand it was against a tough side like Milan,” Papu told Mediaset Premium.

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Wednesday May 10 2017
Milan linked with Papu Gomez

Milan are reportedly looking to bring in Atalanta forward Alejandro Gomez as a replacement for Gerard Deulofeu this summer.

Despite rumours that the Rossoneri are hoping to secure Keita Balde Diao from Lazio, Corriere dello Sport reports that sporting director Massimiliano Mirabelli is planning to deal with Atalanta for the 29-year-old, nicknamed "Papu".

With Deulofeu looking increasingly likely to return to Barcelona at the end of the campaign, Milan need to move to replace the Spaniard in the side.

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Monday April 10 2017
Atalanta anxiety over Spinazzola

Atalanta face an anxious wait over medical assessments for the injured Leonardo Spinazzola.

The left-sided midfielder suffered some problems in the warm-up before the 1-1 draw with Sassuolo on Saturday, however was able to take to the field.

Unfortunately, the problem re-occurred and the 24-year-old had to be replaced by Alberto Grassi in the 46th minute.

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Friday April 7 2017
‘Sassuolo wanted Gomez, but…’

Eusebio Di Francesco claims Sassuolo wanted Atalanta attacker Papu Gomez last summer, but the Neroverdi “clearly didn’t have enough appeal”.

Speaking at a Press conference for Saturday’s game against Atalanta, Di Francesco also admitted the Orobici were “the worst team” Sassuolo could have faced, while Domenico Berardi had yet to recover his pre-injury form.

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Friday February 24 2017
Gomez: ‘Atalanta believe in Europe’

Papu Gomez declares Atalanta “believe in Europe” but if so “you have to sign eight or nine players”.

The Orobici have been the surprise of the season, and currently sit fourth in Serie A, only six points off a Champions League place.

“We believe in Europe,” Gomez admitted to Gazzetta della Sport.

“Even with just three points in three games we’re still in there. The most difficult [game] is this one, with Napoli at San Paolo.

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Monday October 31 2016
Italy considering Papu Gomez?

Italy boss Giampiero Ventura was in the Azzurri d’Italia stands for Atalanta-Genoa on Sunday, reportedly with the intention of scouting Alejandro Gomez.

Gomez is now eligible for an Azzurri call-up after receiving Italian citizenship at the end of last season, and Premium Sport claims Ventura “closely observed” the attacker’s performance.

The CT will have surely been left impressed, given the 28-year-old scored in a 3-0 victory for Atalanta, just a fortnight before Italy play against Liechtenstein and Germany.

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