ATALANTA NEWS

Stefano Pioli praised Bologna's stylish football, but Stefano Colantuono admits he's irritated.
Mattia Destro scored twice for Roma to beat his former Siena teammates, while Lazio continued to climb against Parma and Chievo shocked Genoa in a six-goal thriller.
Stefano Colantuono admits Atalanta “fear this game” against Bologna and especially Alessandro Diamanti on Sunday.
Atalanta’s Guido Marilungo insists he’ll be back after rupturing the same knee ligaments for the second time in a year.
Atalanta striker Guido Marilungo has snapped the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee for the second time this year.
Atalanta are braced for the worst after Guido Marilungo was stretchered off in tears just weeks after his return from a six-month injury lay-off.
Atalanta have booked a last 16 Coppa Italia game against Roma after beating Cesena 3-1 on Wednesday afternoon.
Stefano Colantuono is pulling no punches when preparing Atalanta for a Coppa Italia game with Cesena. “I want my players to spit blood!”
Italian national boss Cesare Prandelli is monitoring the form of Atalanta midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura.
Stefano Colantuono rues Atalanta conceding a "ridiculous" goal, but Gigi Del Neri hailed Genoa's spirit.
Gigi Del Neri finally celebrated a victory on the Genoa bench and hailed his men for not getting “depressed” after the Derby della Lanterna.
Roma climb up the standings with a hard-fought win on Pescara boss Cristiano Bergodi’s debut, while Fiorentina fought back for a four-goal thriller in Torino.
Atalanta Coach Stefano Colantuono is not swayed by Genoa’s disastrous run of results that has them propping up the table. “It doesn’t reflect their talents.”
Juventus and Milan are set to fight it out for Atalanta defender Federico Peluso in January, according to reports in Italy.
Vincenzo Montella hailed Fiorentina's mental strength, but Stefano Colantuono blamed the red card.
Vincenzo Montella feels Fiorentina have proved they can do without Stevan Jovetic, but won’t “kid ourselves” with Scudetto ambitions.
Alberto Aquilani bagged a brace as Fiorentina continued their spectacular campaign by thumping 10-man Atalanta to go joint-third.
Stevan Jovetic is not even fit for the bench, so Adem Ljajic and Luca Toni take on Atalanta’s Maxi Moralez and German Denis.
Vincenzo Montella has good news about Stevan Jovetic and feels Fiorentina are “fired up by the enthusiasm of the fans” against Atalanta.
Stefano Colantuono’s Atalanta are fresh from ending Inter’s winning streak and he hopes they can do the same to Fiorentina.