Thursday, 2nd July will take place the match of the 29th round of Serie A, in which the “Atalanta” will “Napoli”. The match will be held in Bergamo at the stadium “Denis Ricardo d’italia”. The starting whistle of the Roman referee Daniele Doveri will sound at 20:30 Kyiv time.
Atalanta, like last season, is in the zone of the Champions League and vying for medals in the championship. But Napoli lost ground and fighting only on the Europa League zone.
In home games this season, Atalanta was not the strongest team of the championship (8-2-4), but in the last meeting defeated the terrible Lazio (3:2), playing handicap of 2 goals. Guys Gian Piero Gasperini playing the most effective football in the Italian championship since the late 60-ies of the last centurythat cannot fail to please the fans. The trainer claims that he’s not even needed, and the team is already playing itself. However, each match is important from the point of view of struggle against inter for third place in the championship.
“Napoli” after the resumption of the competition yet produces a result in every match. First out of the Coppa Italia and were knocked out inter and Juventus, and then in the national championship they beat “Verona” (2:0) and “SLEEP” (3:1). On leaving the Neapolitans this season to play quite successfully (7-4-3), but the meeting will still be considered as a party which has less chances of winning.
Thursday on the field we won’t see Ukrainian Ruslan Malinovsky, he’s got too much yellow cards. The team Gennaro Gattuso is injured defender Kevin Malqui.
In the first round the teams played fighting 2:2 in Naples, Bergamo it will also be hot, but there is reason to believe that the chances of the “Atalanta” to take all three points at the moment still higher.
Atalanta: Gallini, Toloi, Palomino, Jemsite, Kastani, Rune, Trailer, Hoses, Gomez, Ilicic, Zapata.
Napoli: Ospina, Di Lorenzo, M., Coulibaly, Rui Ruiz, Demme, Zielinski, Politano, Mertens, Insigne.