Tuesday July 28, 2020
Atalanta’s 2-1 victory over Parma increases the streak of unbeaten matches for the whole of Bergamo, who has not lost an official match since January 20 when it fell with the relegated Spal. For its part, Parma will close the season in the middle of the table.
In a duel that had no major significance in the table results, Atalanta beat Parma in a hard-fought match on a visiting basis. The team of Gian Piero Gasperini has 20 games without knowing defeats and at the same time is the top scorer team in European football, consolidating a great campaign.
Parma started the match in a great way and felt the confidence of the last two games won. The locals were the ones who opened the scoring at the feet of their young figure belonging to Juventus, Dejan Kulusevski (43 ’).
In addition, the Bergamo team brought out the power they have shown throughout the season, to overcome the scoreboard and take the game. The Ukrainian Ruslan Malinovsky (70 ’) put the momentary tie and the captain and referent, Alejandro Goméz (84’) placed the definitive advantage for Atalanta.
Atalanta, who has already qualified for the Champions League the following season, is undergoing great preparation for the quarterfinals of the main European team tournament, where it will face the recent Champion of the French Cup, Paris Saint Germain.
For its part, Parma will finish the season in the middle of the table, in its second season in Serie A, after its refoundation in 2015.