Serie A Match Preview: Atalanta vs. AC Milan

Updated: May 6, 2014
AC Milan and Atalanta

Match Date: 11 May 2014 (local time)

Venue: Atleti Azurri d’ Italia


Atalanta faces AC Milan in an attempt to nail a spot in Serie A’s top 10. However, the visitor is unwilling to give up the opportunity of taking another sure step in qualifying for the Europa League.


According to Milan’s head honcho, Clarence Seedorf, the club’s derby victory paved way for a “realistic opportunity” of playing in the above-mentioned tournament. Inter’s loss meant lowered its lead to 2 points, which is very much manageable. There are 2 more matches left in the Rosonneri’s list, including the one against Atalanta. Its last match is pitted against Sassuolo and considering Milan’s form and squad depth, its remaining encounters will be a lot easier to address, unless they fall experience a disappointing slip.


Winning 5 of its last 6 matches, sports betting sites such as 12BET picks AC Milan as the heavy favorite. Other than the victories, the club has also kept a clean sheet in 5 of its last 7 matches. They will most likely use this to their advantage when they visit Atalanta.


As for the Nerazurri, their current form is barely enough to face Milan’s assault. The club struggles with its 5-match winless streak and has already fallen out of the top 10. They suffered its most recent defeat into the hands of the recently crowned Serie A champion, Juventus.


Prediction: AC Milan


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