Atalanta B.C.

Italian association football club based in Bergamo, Lombardy

Atalanta Bergamasca Calcio, often called Atalanta (nicknamed La Dea, the Nerazzurri, or the Orobici) is a professional football club based in Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy. The club plays in Serie A ever since it got promoted from Serie B in 2010–11. They finished 3rd in the 2018–19 Serie A season, meaning they could play in the UEFA Champions League for the first time in the club's history. They play at the Gewiss Stadium, which has a capacity of 21,300. They have a long-standing rivalry with nearby club Brescia.

Atalanta
Full nameAtalanta Bergamasca Calcio S.p.A.
Nickname(s)La Dea (The Goddess)
Gli Orobici
I Nerazzurri (The Black and Blues)
Founded17 October 1907; 113 years ago (1907-10-17)
GroundGewiss Stadium
Ground Capacity21,300
PresidentAntonio Percassi
Head coachGian Piero Gasperini
LeagueSerie A
2019/203rd
WebsiteClub website
Current season

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

As of 5 October 2020.[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
2   DF Rafael Tolói (captain)
4   DF Boško Šutalo
6   DF José Luis Palomino
7   FW Sam Lammers
8   DF Robin Gosens
9   FW Luis Muriel
11   MF Remo Freuler
13   DF Mattia Caldara (on loan from Milan)
15   MF Marten de Roon
17   DF Cristian Romero (on loan from Juventus)
18   MF Ruslan Malinovskyi
19   DF Berat Djimsiti
21   DF Cristiano Piccini (on loan from Valencia)
24   GK Marco Carnesecchi
26   DF Johan Mojica (on loan from Girona)
27   DF Fabio Depaoli (on loan from Sampdoria)
31   GK Francesco Rossi
No. Position Player
32   MF Matteo Pessina
33   DF Hans Hateboer
40   DF Matteo Ruggeri
57   GK Marco Sportiello
59   MF Aleksei Miranchuk
72   FW Josip Iličić
79   FW Amad Traoré
88   MF Mario Pašalić
91   FW Duván Zapata
95   GK Pierluigi Gollini
  GK Alessandro Pavan
  GK Boris Radunović
  GK Roberto Taliento
  DF Fabio Eguelfi
  MF Willy Braciano Ta Bi
  FW Rilind Nivokazi
  FW Marco Tumminello

Out on loanEdit

As of 5 October 2020.

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
  GK Lorenzo Babbi (at Piacenza until 30 June 2021)
  GK Stefano Mazzini (at Carrarese until 30 June 2021)
  GK Khadim Ndiaye (at Ascoli until 30 June 2021)
  GK Alessandro Santopadre (at Potenza until 30 June 2021)
  DF Alberto Alari (at Ravenna until 30 June 2021)
  DF Raoul Bellanova (at Pescara until 30 June 2021)
  DF Federico Bergonzi (at Feralpisalò until 30 June 2021)
  DF Davide Bettella (at Monza until 30 June 2022)
  DF Giorgio Brogni (at Feralpisalò until 30 June 2021)
  DF Riccardo Burgio (at Avellino until 30 June 2021)
  DF Nicolò Cambiaghi (at Reggiana until 30 June 2021)
  DF Lennart Czyborra (at Genoa until 30 June 2022)
  DF Alessio Girgi (at Legnago until 30 June 2021)
  DF Rodrigo Guth (at Pescara until 30 June 2021)
  DF David Heidenreich (at   FK Teplice until 30 June 2021)
  DF Roger Ibañez (at Roma until 30 June 2021)
  DF Anton Krešić (at Padova until 30 June 2021)
  DF Federico Mattiello (at Spezia until 30 June 2021)
  DF Christian Mora (at Alessandria until 30 June 2022)
  DF Caleb Okoli (at S.P.A.L. until 30 June 2021)
  DF Arkadiusz Reca (at Crotone until 30 June 2021)
  DF Matteo Salvi (at Pistoiese until 30 June 2021)
  DF Marco Varnier (at Pisa until 30 June 2021)
  DF Eyob Zambataro (at Monopoli until 30 June 2021)
  DF Enrico Zanoni (at Ravenna until 30 June 2021)
  DF Nadir Zortea (at Cremonese until 30 June 2021)
  MF Isnik Alimi (at   Sibenik until 30 June 2021)
No. Position Player
  MF Thomas Bolis (at Ravenna until 30 June 2021)
  MF Bryan Cabezas (at   Emelec until 30 June 2021)
  MF Marco Carraro (at Frosinone until 30 June 2022)
  MF Andrea Colpani (at Monza until 30 June 2022)
  MF Jacopo Da Riva (at Vicenza until 30 June 2021)
  MF Enrico Del Prato (at Reggina until 30 June 2021)
  MF Sebastiano Finardi (at Giana Erminio until 30 June 2021)
  MF Nicolò Ghisleni (at Piacenza until 30 June 2021)
  MF Nicolas Haas (at Empoli until 30 June 2021)
  MF Erdis Kraja (at Grosseto until 30 June 2021)
  MF Alessandro Mallamo (at Pordenone until 30 June 2021)
  MF Filippo Melegoni (at Genoa until 30 June 2021)
  MF Simone Muratore (at Reggiana until 30 June 2021)
  MF Lorenzo Peli (at Reggina until 30 June 2021)
  MF Matteo Pedrini (at Grosseto until 30 June 2021)
  MF Samuele Signori (at Lucchese until 30 June 2021)
  MF Luca Valzania (at Cremonese until 30 June 2021)
  FW Musa Barrow (at Bologna until 30 June 2021)
  FW Christian Capone (at Pescara until 30 June 2021)
  MF Ebrima Colley (at Hellas Verona until 30 June 2021)
  FW Andreas Cornelius (at Parma until 30 June 2021)
  FW Salvatore Elia (at Perugia until 30 June 2021)
  FW Niccolò Ghisleni (at Piacenza until 30 June 2021)
  FW Emmanuel Latte Lath (at Pro Patria until 30 June 2021)
  FW Gabriel Lunetta (at Reggiana until 30 June 2021)
  FW Roberto Piccoli (at Spezia until 30 June 2021)
  FW Luca Vido (at Pisa until 30 June 2021)

Retired numbersEdit

12 – Dedication to fans, the 12th man
14 –   Federico Pisani, Forward (1991–97) – posthumous honour.
80 – Elio Corbani, radio journalist.

Managerial historyEdit

Atalanta have had many managers and head coaches throughout their history. Below is a chronological list of them from when Serie A was changed into a league format, from 1929–30 onwards.

 
Name Nationality Years
Cesare Lovati   1923–27
Imre Payer   1927–29
Enrico Tirabassi   1928–29
Luigi Cevenini   1929–30
József Viola   1930–33
Imre Payer   1933
Angelo Mattea   1933–35
Imre Payer   1935–36
Ottavio Barbieri   1936–38
Géza Kertész   1938–39
Ivo Fiorentini   1939–41
János Nehadoma   1941–46
Giuseppe Meazza   1946
Luis Monti   1946
Ivo Fiorentini   1946–49
Alberto Citterio
Carlo Carcano
 
 
1949
Giovanni Varglien   1949–51
Denis Charles Neville   1951–52
Carlo Ceresoli   1952
Luigi Ferrero   1952–54
Francesco Simonetti
Luigi Tentorio
 
 
1954
Luigi Bonizzoni   1954–57
 
Name Nationality Years
Carlo Rigotti   1957–58
Giuseppe Bonomi   1958
Karl Adamek   1958–59
Ferruccio Valcareggi   1959–62
Paolo Tabanelli   1962–63
Carlo Alberto Quario   1963–64
Carlo Ceresoli   1964
Héctor Puricelli   1965–66
Stefano Angeleri   1966–67
Paolo Tabanelli   1967–68
Stefano Angeleri   1968–69
Silvano Moro   1969
Carlo Ceresoli   1969
Corrado Viciani   1969–70
Renato Gei   1970
Giovan Battista Rota   1970
Giulio Corsini   1970–74
Heriberto Herrera Udrizar   1974–75
Angelo Piccioli   1975
Giancarlo Cadé   1975–76
Gianfranco Leoncini   1976
Giovan Battista Rota   1976–80
Bruno Bolchi   1980–81
Giulio Corsini   1981
 
Name Nationality Years
Ottavio Bianchi   1981 – 30 June 1983
Nedo Sonetti   1 July 1983 – 30 June 1987
Emiliano Mondonico   1 July 1987 – 30 June 1990
Pierluigi Frosio   1990–91
Bruno Giorgi   1991–92
Marcello Lippi   1 July 1992 – 30 June 1993
Francesco Guidolin   1 July 1993 – 30 September 1993
Andrea Valdinoci
Cesare Prandelli
 
 
1 November 1993 – 30 June 1994
Emiliano Mondonico   1 July 1994 – 30 June 1998
Bortolo Mutti   1 July 1998 – 30 June 1999
Giovanni Vavassori   1 July 1999 – 30 November 2002
Giancarlo Finardi   1 December 2002 – 30 June 2003
Andrea Mandorlini   1 July 2003–05
Delio Rossi   6 December 2004 – 30 June 2005
Stefano Colantuono   1 July 2005 – 30 June 2007
Luigi Delneri   1 July 2007 – 30 June 2009
Angelo Gregucci   1 July 2009 – 21 September 2009
Antonio Conte   21 September 2009 – 7 January 2010
Valter Bonacina (interim)   7 January 2010 – 10 January 2010
Bortolo Mutti   11 January 2010 – 10 June 2010
Stefano Colantuono   14 June 2010 – 4 March 2015
Edoardo Reja   4 March 2015 – 14 June 2016
Gian Piero Gasperini   14 June 2016 –

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

Winners: 1962–63
Runners-up (3): 1986–87, 1995–96, 2018–19
Winners (6):[2] 1927–28, 1939–40, 1958–59, 1983–84, 2005–06, 2010–11
Runners-up (4): 1936–37, 1970–71, 1976–77, 1999–2000
Winners: 1981–82

ReferencesEdit

  1. "First Team 2019/20". atalanta.it. Atalanta Bergamasca Calcio. Retrieved 10 September 2020.
  2. (Italian record shared with Genoa C.F.C.)

Other websitesEdit