Jordan Veretout (Fiorentina) goes over to take the corner kick and it looks like he will swing the ball into the penalty box.
Federico Chiesa (Fiorentina) receives a good pass and from just outside the box he unleashes a promising strike, but the shot is blocked by the defender. The ball is out of play. A goal-scoring opportunity from a corner for Fiorentina.
Fiorentina didn't take advantage of the corner and score as the opposition's defence was alert and averted the threat.
A long through ball into the box almost gives Federico Chiesa (Fiorentina) a good chance, but he loses out to one of the defenders.
Robin Gosens (Atalanta) found some space to play in a lofted pass, but he looks disappointed as none of his teammates managed to connect with it.
The fourth official shows 3 min. of added time.
Gian Piero Gasperini has decided to introduce fresh legs, with Hans Hateboer (Atalanta) replacing Remo Freuler.
Marco Guida shows a yellow card to Jose Palomino (Atalanta) for his blatant foul.
The referee signals a substitution. Marko Pjaca (Fiorentina) is brought on as a substitute for Federico Ceccherini.
Atalanta slow the tempo of the game down by exchanging a combination of one or two touch passes. The opposition's players are finding it very difficult at the moment, very physically demanding to run without the ball.
This yellow card was deserved. The tackle by Jordan Veretout (Fiorentina) was quite harsh and Marco Guida didn't hesitate to show him a yellow card.
Golden chance! Remo Freuler (Atalanta) meets a cross in the box and finds some space for a shot. He produces an inaccurate effort that goes wide of the right post.
Total attempts – 16:5.
Alejandro Gomez (Atalanta) collects a pass on the edge of the box but he slips the ball just wide of the right post.
Substitution. Mario Pasalic (Atalanta) in, Duvan Zapata out.
Bryan Dabo (Fiorentina) sends the ball into the box from the side of the pitch, but his cross is blocked.
Fiorentina take the corner, but their hopes of scoring a goal end with a nice clearance by the defence.
Marten de Roon (Atalanta) is booked after bringing down an opponent. Marco Guida had an easy-decision to make.
Federico Chiesa (Fiorentina) decided to surprise the goalkeeper with a quick shot from the edge of the box, but his effort crashes against the crossbar.
Stefano Pioli decides to make a substitution. German Pezzella will be replaced by Vitor Hugo (Fiorentina).
The ball goes out of play and Fiorentina have been awarded a corner kick.
Vincent Laurini goes off the pitch and Bryan Dabo (Fiorentina) comes on.
Federico Chiesa (Fiorentina) slaloms his way past challenges, but an opposing player does well to get the ball away.
Robin Gosens (Atalanta) creates himself some space around the penalty spot and connects with the free kick. His header is so wild it sails way past the right post and behind for a goal kick.
Goal! Timothy Castagne hands Robin Gosens (Atalanta) the simplest of tasks from close range after the cross evaded the keeper, and he makes no mistake with his header into the left side of the goal. 3:1.
Josip Ilicic (Atalanta) takes the corner but it's cleared.
Josip Ilicic (Atalanta) takes the free kick from the edge of the box, but Alban Lafont reacts well to deny him. His shot went towards the roof of the net. The referee blows his whistle, Atalanta are awarded a corner kick.
Nikola Milenkovic (Fiorentina) commits a rough challenge and Marco Guida blows his whistle for a foul. Another situation results in a direct free kick for Atalanta.
Giovanni Simeone (Fiorentina) tries to latch onto a through ball, but it's too long.
Atalanta hold the ball and display nice passing from player to player.
Duvan Zapata (Atalanta) runs onto a good long pass and tries his luck from the edge of the box, but his effort flies high over the bar.
Problems for Gian Piero Gasperini as Andrea Masiello (Atalanta) is not able to play anymore. His injury is too serious and Jose Palomino replaces him.
The half-time break is over and the second half is about to start.
The referee blows his whistle for half-time, bringing to a close the first 45 minutes of the match.
2 min. of stoppage-time to be played.
Josip Ilicic (Atalanta) lifts the ball into the box from the corner, but one of the defending players gets there first to head it clear.
Josip Ilicic (Atalanta) looks like he will be the one to try and deliver a quality ball into the penalty box from the corner kick.
Marco Guida shows the yellow card to Remo Freuler (Atalanta) for a heavy challenge.
Josip Ilicic (Atalanta) whips in the corner, but one of the defending players gets a head on it and intercepts.
Alejandro Gomez (Atalanta) sends the resulting free kick a whisker wide of the left post!
Flag up against Federico Ceccherini (Fiorentina). He had space to move into behind the defence, but he went too soon.
Andrea Masiello (Atalanta) can't expect anything else than a yellow card for his hard tackle. And a yellow it is. Marco Guida didn't think twice about pulling it out of his pocket.
Goal! Alejandro Gomez (Atalanta) weaves his way past opponents, and he unleashes a magnificent effort from the edge of the box into the bottom right corner. Alban Lafont had no chance of reaching it. The score is 2:1.
Goal! Josip Ilicic (Atalanta) fires a rocket of a shot from just outside the box that goes into the middle of the net.
Alban Lafont pulls off a great save to deny Josip Ilicic (Atalanta), who makes himself some space inside the box and unleashes a quick low drive to the bottom right corner.
Josip Ilicic (Atalanta) swings in the corner, but it's comfortably cleared away.
Duvan Zapata (Atalanta) darts into the penalty area to latch on to a pass, and he unleashes a low shot in the direction of the right post. Alban Lafont is alert and denies him with a nice save.
Alban Lafont (Fiorentina) is able to continue to play.
Alban Lafont (Fiorentina) is lying on the ground after being tackled and the physio comes onto the pitch to give him medical treatment.
Josip Ilicic (Atalanta) sends in the corner, but the keeper steps in and makes a save.
The resulting set piece from Atalanta is comfortably intercepted by one of the defending players.
Alejandro Gomez (Atalanta) places a shot from the edge of the box towards the left side of the goal, but Alban Lafont makes a terrific save to deny him. Nice play all round! The ball is out of play and Atalanta manage to earn a corner.
A pass from Josip Ilicic (Atalanta) is intercepted by Alban Lafont and the move breaks down.
Robin Gosens (Atalanta) tries to send a pass but it's blocked.
Josip Ilicic (Atalanta) swings in the corner, but fails to find any of his teammates. One of the defenders reacts superbly to get it clear.
Fiorentina have a chance to score from a corner kick, but the ball is cleared by a defender.
Nice individual effort by Federico Chiesa (Fiorentina). He gets all the way through to the keeper and hits a low drive to the bottom left corner, but Pierluigi Gollini does a good job to anticipate the direction of the ball and keeps it out. The ball is out of play and the linesman points at the corner flag. Corner to Fiorentina.
Remo Freuler (Atalanta) sends a lofted cross into the penalty area. Unfortunately for him, the opponent's defence deals with his cross comfortably and intercepts it.
Berat Djimsiti (Atalanta) escapes without any punishment from the referee after using excessive force to foul his opponent.
One of the defenders reacts at the last minute to brilliantly block a pass from Josip Ilicic (Atalanta).
Federico Ceccherini (Fiorentina) has tested the patience of referee Marco Guida and goes into the book for a previous late challenge.
Goal! A mistake from the defence gifted a chance to a lurking Luis Muriel (Fiorentina), who keeps his cool and rolls the ball into the net from close range. 0:1.
The first half has started.
Atalanta will kick the game off.
Marco Guida got the nomination for today's game and will try his best to be a fair judge and not make any mistakes.
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