ATALANTA NEWS

Atalanta centre-back Andrea Masiello had offers from Sampdoria and Genoa, but seems to be leaning towards the Grifone.
Atalanta have announced the signing of Lennart Czyborra from Dutch side Heracles.
Atalanta are closing in on signing former Milan full-back Raoul Bellanova from Bordeaux, who will take his medical tomorrow, according to la Gazzetta dello Sport.
Atalanta are reportedly closing in on Raoul Bellanova from Girondins de Bordeaux, a full-back with a past at Milan.
Olympique Lyonnais have reportedly revealed their interest in Robin Gosens and are planning to make a bid for the Atalanta left-back.
Lennart Czyborra has landed in Italy for his medical at Atalanta ahead of a move from Heracles.
Rafael Toloi has admitted that Atalanta “made a lot of mistakes” against SPAL on Monday and said the Dea will use it “as a warning sign”.
Leonardo Semplici said SPAL “certainly needed a game like this against a great team like Atalanta” after the shock 2-1 victory in Bergamo.
Gian Piero Gasperini concedes Atalanta weren’t at their best in the 2-1 defeat to SPAL, but “it’s a very difficult and finely-balanced league this year.”
Andrea Petagna scored against his old club Atalanta yet again and urged SPAL to “play every game with this mentality now.”
Bottom of the table SPAL caused one of the upsets of the season, fighting back from a Josip Ilicic back-heel flick to beat Atalanta 2-1 in Bergamo.
Robin Gosens confirms Lennart Czyborra is on the verge of joining Atalanta from Heracles. “I asked for a bit of information from ex-teammates.”
Atalanta need a victory to catch Roma in fourth place, so Duvan Zapata, Josip Ilicic and Papu Gomez face bottom of the table SPAL.
Atalanta saw a €13m offer for Strasbourg midfielder Youssouf Fofana rejected, claim reports in France, as Milan and Borussia Monchengladbach are also interested.
Atalanta are close to signing left-back Lennart Czyborra from Dutch side Heracles, according to Sky Sport Italia.
SPAL boss Leonardo Semplici says he would like to see more ‘arrogance and ruthlessness’ from his side as they take on Atalanta tomorrow.
Atalanta coach Gian Piero Gasperini says he will be without several players for tomorrow’s game against SPAL and warns of underestimating them. “ They dominated against Fiorentina.”
Antonio Conte warned Inter’s 1-1 draw with Lecce is proof that they depend on intensity. “If we go into cruise speed, we can’t bring home the points.”
Inter defender Alessandro Bastoni was targeted by both Barcelona and Manchester City, claim reports, in an exchange with Joao Cancelo.
Roberto D’Aversa urged Dejan Kulusevski “not to try over-doing it” for Parma against his future club Juventus. “Just enjoy his football.”