ATALANTA NEWS

With the top three winning and normality returning to Serie A, Dave Taylor picks his best XI from Week 11.
Sassuolo boss Eusebio Di Francesco wanted his men to be “more determined in front of goal” against Atalanta.
Stefano Colantuono admits Atalanta are “lacking” in the goals department after a 0-0 draw with Sassuolo.
Sassuolo had the better of the game and Atalanta hit the woodwork, so a point each was fair.
Sassuolo welcome back Simone Zaza and Paolo Cannavaro in an early relegation dogfight with Atalanta.
Stefano Colantuono urges Atalanta to keep a close eye on Sassuolo’s attack tomorrow, as the Neroverdi possess one of Serie A’s ‘best’ frontlines.
Eusebio Di Francesco says that both Simone Zaza and Paolo Cannavaro are available to Sassuolo when Atalanta come to town on Saturday.
Nicola Leali’s ban has been reduced on appeal to two games, which means that he can be back in Cesena’s goal when they visit Chievo this weekend.
Atalanta technical director Giovanni Sartori says that sacking Stefano Colantuono is not on the agenda at the Bergamasco club.
Stefano Colantuono is happy with “an excellent point” Atalanta earned away to Torino.
Giampiero Ventura complained Torino “were denied a penalty” in their 0-0 draw with Atalanta.
Genoa caused another upset by winning 4-2 in Udine, Torino protested with Atalanta and Chievo shared the spoils with Sassuolo.
Stefano Colantuono denied Atalanta are in crisis ahead of today’s trip to Torino. “We are not in trouble.”
Atalanta’s Luca Cigarini has been given a three-match ban after his double yellow card in the Nerazzurri’s 1-1 draw with Napoli in midweek.
As Roma caught Juventus up at the top, Dave Taylor picks his best XI from Serie A’s midweek round of Week 9.
Marek Hamsik can’t believe Napoli didn’t win against Atalanta, but now “we want a victory with Roma.”
Rafa Benitez admits Napoli are left with regrets again after a 1-1 draw at Atalanta. “We were in control.”
Roma caught Juventus, Napoli paid the penalty against Atalanta, Inter’s last-gasp spot-kick ended Sampdoria’s unbeaten record.
German Denis takes on his former club as Rafa Benitez hopes to end the Napoli curse against Atalanta.
Daniele Baselli says that Atalanta need to improve in their approach to games, starting from tonight, when they host Napoli.