At the beginning of the season, manager Stefano Colantuono committed his future to the club. This is a list of the current owners of Italian football clubs, as well as (in some cases) their estimated net worth and source of wealth. This represented the highest finish in the league in the club's history. Coach : Bortolo Mutti A strong second half to the season including a 13 match unbeaten run to end the season meant Atalanta finished 3rd in the league, qualifying to the 2019–20 UEFA Champions League group stage for the first time in their history.  Atalanta won 9 Serie A games in a row for the first time in their club's history after a 2–0 win against Sampdoria on 8 July. Nicknames : nerazzurri Only shareholders with a … Disclaimer: Although every possible effort is made to ensure the accuracy of our services we accept no responsibility for any kind of use made of any kind of data and information provided by this site. On 4 March 2015, however, he was sacked after a poor run of form which left Atalanta only three points above the relegation zone.  They managed to repeat the same achievements the following season, and reached the quarter-finals of the Champions League. A funicular links the two towns. Squad Atlanta United FC This page displays a detailed overview of the club's current squad. Some of them have been the main shareholder of the club. Oddly enough, the only other team to do so being Merthyr Tydfil's countrymen at Cardiff City. The youth sector was entrusted to Giuseppe Brolis, who created a partnership with various clubs in the Veneto and Friuli regions, building a network of scouts and young coaches. Atalanta reached the UEFA Cup quarter-finals in the 1990–91 season, losing to local rivals Internazionale, who went on to beat another Italian side, Roma, in the final to win the tournament. Atalanta also participated in four seasons of the UEFA Europa League (previously known as UEFA Cup), reaching the quarter-finals in the 1990–91 season. 14 – Federico Pisani, Forward (1991–97) – posthumous honour. Bergamo is a town of two halves, the upper hillside town (Bergamo Alta) and the lower town (Bergamo Bassa). The team moved to the site of the current ground, on the Viale Giulio Cesare, in 1928. The team returned to Serie B the next season and made it back to Serie A in 1984. The club achieved its highest position at the time in 1948, finishing in fifth place, a feat only bettered in 2017. The town is a popular weekend resort, and contains many sights of interest and architectural beauty, including the medieval Palazzo della Ragione and Santa Maria Maggiore, where local composer Donizetti is commemorated. Founded in 1907 by Swiss students in the gym of the liceo classico, Atalanta play in blue-and-black vertically striped shirts, black shorts and black socks. For more detailed information on things to do and where to stay in Bergamo visit our sister website Italy Heaven - Bergamo. 80 – Elio Corbani, radio journalist. , Atalanta have had several presidents (chairmen) (Italian: presidenti, lit. 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The club qualified for the 2019–20 UEFA Champions League, reaching the competition for the first time in their history, as they finished 3rd in the 2018–19 Serie A season. Atalanta Bergamasca Calcio and Bologna FC … Alessandro's father was unable to manage the team due to the consequences of the stroke. In recent years, the club was relegated after the 2002–03, 2004–05 and 2009–10 seasons, but gained the promotion to Serie A after only one season in Serie B every time. Women and children should check for reductions. Keeping the mythological name and blending the colours, the organisation was the basis for the modern football club. Atalanta have had a quiet history with only one major cup win. Total Match Corners for Atalanta Bergamasca Calcio and Bologna FC 1909. In Italy, Atalanta is sometimes called Regina delle provinciali (queen of the provincial clubs) to mark the fact that the club is by far the most consistent among Italian clubs not based in a regional capital, having played 60 seasons in Serie A, 28 seasons in Serie B and only one in Serie C. They have a long-standing rivalry with nearby club Brescia. Atalanta ended the decade with an 5–0 win against Milan, inflicting their worst loss in 21 years. The club did not participate in any European club competitions between 1991 and 2017, although it turned down the opportunity to play in the UEFA Intertoto Cup in 2001 after finishing in seventh place in Serie A; regional rivals Brescia played the tournament instead, losing only in the final against French side Paris Saint-Germain.  On 12 July, Zapata scored his 15th goal of the season in a 2–2 draw against Juventus, making it the first time since Juventus in 1952 that a Serie A club had 3 players with 15 or more goals in a season (Muriel, Iličić, Zapata). 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However, they were defeated by Danish side FC Copenhagen in the playoff round. Founded by Swiss immigrants, it was known as Foot Ball Club Bergamo. 'presidents' or Italian: presidenti del consiglio di amministrazione, lit.  In a tightly contested final, Atalanta lost 2–0 to Lazio. Atalanta got their first ever Champions League point with a 1–1 draw at home to Manchester City, and later got their first win, defeating Dinamo Zagreb 2–0. Nevertheless, the club managed to secure another year in Serie A by gaining 52 points in 38 games.