Atalanta come into this one off the back of a disappointing result at Old Trafford during the week as they surrendered a 2-0 lead. Gasperini’s much-changed side stormed into the lead and looked as if they were going to pile even more pressure on United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Manchester United search for a defender seems to be taking the last step as reports from Italy via Corriere della Sera claim that the club is closing on Atlanta center back Christian Romero. The red devils want to strengthen their defense ahead of next season Champaign.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer want to make his squad to be competitive.
Atalanta head coach Gian Piero Gasperini and Manchester United forward Christiano Ronaldo were seen walking to the tunnel while conversing at half time. This came after Ronaldo equalised in the last minutes before halftime. Asked what he told Ronaldo at halftime, the Atalanta boss revealed that he jokingly told Ronaldo to ‘go to hell.’ Ronaldo finished a well executed play wich saw the ball come from Greenwood to Bruno Fernandez and finally to Ronaldo who put it in the net to equalise.
Manchester United has been busy this January to land in new additions to their squad to challenge for the title. Despite starting poorly this term, they have managed a tie of points with Liverpool at the top of the table, a good sign that good things are going their way. However, they need a few additions to make their squad stronger to challenge for titles. (Photo Courtesy) Last summer, they added Cavani, Telles and Pellistri to their squad. Seemingly, they will add a winger who has been Ole Gunnar's major
Last season Italian giants Atalanta FC had one of their most insane seasons after finishing 3rd in Serie A table behind Juventus and Inter Milan. It is all because of a photo of Wolves that was put up in their locker room by Atalanta coach Gasperini, according to the coach the picture inspires them. Wolves are known to be strongest and one to protect and if they are attacked the ones in the centre are always protected. Gasperini has built his team in this image, a 'team of wolves' this is something that was
Manchester United have finally acquired the services of talented forward Amad Diallo from Atalanta. The 19 year old has already arrived at Manchester and is ready for the challenge. Amad has grown with the Atalanta academy and started attracting interest from top clubs. His dribbling skills and shots are out of the world. Manchester United had to part with over 30million euros for academy player who had little first team experience. This shows how talented he is. Prior to his traveling, Atalanta coach Gasperini