To the microphones of ‘Sky’ Gian Piero Gasperini, coach ofAtalanta, commented on the victory won this evening against Sassuolo. The match in Bergamo ended 2-1: “It was a good match, also thanks to Sassuolo. It is a team that plays with speed, technique and great strikers. The second half was very painful, while the first was was closed 2-1 but did not reflect what we saw on the pitch. In the end, I think the result is right. De Roon? He is an important player for us, he has been out for a long time and he needs to play and find precision. always had a good condition, the problem is technical, we made mistakes with simple things and easy supports. This is what penalizes us, but I think it is easy to improve in this respect. ”
Will Muriel come back after the break?
“No, we are much more confident. We need caution on muscle injuries, but we hope to recover it sooner.”
Will you ‘settle’ for finishing in the top four?
“We never have the goal of the Scudetto, nor of Europe. We always start by trying to understand what we can do and how competitive we can be. My feeling is that this year many teams have strengthened significantly and it will be a championship. very balanced. At the moment we don’t have goals, we don’t have the stature of a team capable of finishing in the top four but we can find it improving from the technical aspect. To be more competitive we have to be better under the technical aspect. ”
Next will be the decisive first week of the season.
“The satisfaction threshold will always be the performance. Inter and Milan together with Napoli are the strongest teams today and we must understand in the clash with the Milanese where we are going to hit and this will be our spirit. It is a decisive week in that sense. , not for points “.