ATALANTA NEWS

At the end of an extended Week 22 with Juventus still reigning supreme, Dave Taylor picks his standout XI.
Stefano Colantuono considered his Atalanta side to have ‘flirted with perfection’ in defeating Napoli yesterday 3-0.
Rafa Benitez concedes Napoli paid the price for “individual errors” in a 3-0 defeat to Atalanta.
Stefano Colantuono explained Atalanta’s approach to beat Napoli 3-0. “We knew they weren’t very sharp.”
Error-prone Napoli were crushed by Atalanta, Lazio sank Chievo, Verona ruined Alberto Malesani’s Sassuolo debut and Catania-Livorno was a six-goal thriller.
Napoli need to get back to winning ways, but face a very difficult trip to Atalanta without Gonzalo Higuain.
Stefano Colantuono acknowledges “Napoli are superior, but Atalanta can play for a result” in Bergamo.
Rafa Benitez prepares Napoli to face Atalanta and noted “we filled the roles we were looking for with quality players.”
Napoli have included new buy Faouzi Ghoulam in the squad for tomorrow’s match with Atalanta, but not Henrique.
It has been confirmed that Atalanta have signed PSV Eindhoven youngster Ruben Bentacourt.
Fiorentina and Atalanta are in last minute discussions that would see Daniele Baselli join the Viola.
Giacomo Bonaventura’s agent has indicated there has been no contact from Lazio, but the player is reported as asking for a transfer.
Chievo have today confirmed that left-winger Marcelo Estigarribia has been loaned to Atalanta.
It has been confirmed that Mario Balotelli will miss Milan’s next match after being handed a one-game ban.
Giampiero Ventura concedes it wasn't a great Toro performance, but Atalanta rage against the referee.
Inter’s crisis intensified with a draw against bottom club Catania, while Parma, Torino and Livorno got precious victories.
Atalanta sporting director Pierpaolo Marino has claimed that any team wanting to buy Daniele Baselli will have to pay €12m.
Stefano Colantuono concedes Diego Lopez has reason to feel luck was against him.
There were some real upsets today, as Gian Piero Gasperini took revenge on Inter, 10-man Bologna held Napoli with Torino and Parma away wins.
Atalanta Coach Stefano Colantuono slammed “snobs” in the crowd who jeer their own players. “They can stay at home.”