Soccer-Talking-points from the Serie A weekend By Reuters
ATALANTA COACH REFUSES TO TALK ABOUT GOMEZ CIRCUMSTANCE
Atalanta coach Gian Piero Gasperini declined to talk about the scenario of his captain Alejandro Gomez who did not even make the bench for Sunday’s Serie A match versus AS Roma amid extensive reports that the pair had actually fallen out.
Gomez, 32, joined the club from Catania in 2014 and the Argentine has been an essential player in the group’s increase from a midtable attire to among the most entertaining teams in the league. He is now anticipated to leave the club in the January transfer window.
” We drew at Juventus, we beat Ajax (Amsterdam), beat AS Roma and yet you only discuss this,” said Gasperini after a 4-1 win over Roma. “That’s enough.
” Atalanta be worthy of to be spoken about for their performances and we desire regard to be revealed to the players who are heading out there and getting the outcomes.”
MORE AGGRAVATION FOR ERIKSEN
Inter Milan midfielder Christian Eriksen had another frustrating afternoon in the 2-1 win over Spezia. The Dane invested the majority of the second-half warming up on the touchline however, in the end, was not utilized by coach Antonio Conte.
Eriksen was signed from Tottenham Hotspur in the middle of big excitement in January however has had a hard time to settle. He has actually begun just one of their last 5 league matches and has not been utilized at all in the last 2.
NAPOLI ORDERED INTO TRAINING SCHOOL AFTER DEFEAT
Napoli have actually been bought into a ‘ritiro’– where players are restricted to the club’s training quarters or a hotel– after their drab performance in the 2-0 defeat at Lazio, the club said on Twitter.
The ‘ritiro’, which dates from the 1970s, is a standard response to poor efficiencies at Italian clubs although critics say it is outdated and makes extremely paid professional players appear like misbehaving school children.