#Atalanta

Pep Guardiola's team would chase their first points of the season on Saturday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ManCity)

  • Manchester City looks for its first points
  • Barcelona seeks a second straight win in its post-Messi era
  • Inter Milan kicks off its title defense to Genoa

AC Milan and Juventus made their way into the Champions League on the final day of the season. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@simonkjaer1989)

  • Juventus beat Bologna with a score of 4-1
  • AC Milan beat Atalanta 2-0
  • Atalanta have also booked a place in the Champions League

.Turin, Metropolitan City of Turin, Italy
Gianluigi Buffon was in the Juventus goal for the final time in his career. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@gianluigibuffon)

  • Juventus beat Atalanta 2-1 to win the Italian Cup on Wednesday
  • Andrea Pirlo secured his second trophy of the season after the Italian Super Cup
  • Atalanta coach Gian Piero Gasperini was denied a first trophy of his coaching career

.Madrid, Spain
How Madrid's veterans would fare against more polished opposition remains to be seen. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ChampionsLeague)

  • Real Madrid on Tuesday beat Atalanta 3-1 to win the tie 4-1 on aggregate
  • Karim Benzema opened the scoring after a error from the Atalanta keeper
  • On his return from injury, Sergio Ramos slotted home a penalty

.Madrid, Spain
Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos had long hiatus due to injury. (AFP Photo)

  • Ramos played an hour against Elche in La Liga on Saturday
  • The in-form Karim Benzema and midfielder Fede Valverde were also picked by Zinedine Zidane
  • Atalanta made three changes from the opening leg

.Bergamo, Province of Bergamo, Italy
The second leg will be played in Madrid on March 16. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@realmadriden)

  • Real Madrid 10-man Atalanta 1-0 on Wednesday in the Champions League Round of 16 first leg
  • Ferland Mendy's strike in Bergamo came four minutes from time
  • Atalanta midfielder Remo Freuler was harshly sent off on 17 minutes

.Bergamo, Province of Bergamo, Italy
Isco is a four-time UEFA Champions League winner with Real Madrid. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@isco_alarcon)

  • Real Madrid is set to take on Atalanta for the Round of 16 first leg tie at the Gewiss Stadium
  • Los Blancos are without any of their natural strikers and has gone for Isco as a False 9
  • Meanwhile, Gian Piero Gasperini's men are looking to make the most of a depleted Real Madrid

.Bergamo, Province of Bergamo, Italy
Victor Osimhen in action versus Atalanta.(Photo: Twitter/Napoli)

  • The Nigeria striker was stretchered off the pitch in Bergamo after 90 minutes
  • The 22-year-old came around as he was transported to hospital in northern Italy where tests revealed head trauma
  • Napoli fell to their third defeat in five league games

.Milano, Metropolitan City of Milan, Italy
Theo Hernandez joined AC Milan in 2019. (Photo credit: Twitter/@TheoHernandez)

  • Croatian striker Ante Rebic and Bosnian midfielder Rade Krunic also tested COVID-19 positive on January 6
  • With a victory at Sardenga Arena, AC Milan would be crowned as winter champions
  • AC Milan play Inter Milan in the Italian Cup quarter finals on January 26

.Turin, Italy
All eyes will be on Cristiano Ronaldom, the in form Juventus striker. (Photo credit: Twitter/@Juventus)

  • Juventus is placed on number four of the Serie A 2020-21 table
  • The Old Lady remains unbeaten in the last 23 home games against Atalanta
  • Both managers don't have any fresh injury concern