Verona vs Atalanta in Serie A: Head to Head Statistics, LIVE Streaming Link, teams stats up, results, Date, Time, Watch Live, Points Table
Seeking to overcome Champions League heartbreak and take another step towards a return to Europe next season, Atalanta BC visits mid-table Hellas Verona on Sunday.
The ninth-placed hosts welcome their free-scoring opponents to the Bentegodi following back-to-back Serie A defeats, while Gian Piero Gasperini’s visitors are well-placed to achieve a third consecutive top-four finish after a run of five wins from six.
Still struggling to digest their European elimination at the hands of Real Madrid in midweek, Atalanta must bounce back quickly in order to keep pace in the tightly-contested race for Champions League qualification.
In La Dea’s second-ever campaign at the elite level of continental competition – having remarkably reached the quarter-finals last season – they went out in the last-16, losing 4-1 on aggregate after defeating in Madrid on Tuesday.
Encountering one of the most potent attacking forces in Calcio this weekend, Juric will be all too aware that such inadvertent generosity must be avoided at all costs if he is to gain just a second career win over the manager he most admires.
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