The Atalanta coach was proud of his team’s performance in the 2-2 draw against Juventus.
Gian Piero Gasperini he was proud of Atalanta after the 2-2 draw against JuventusBut he felt that his team deserved to win. Those of Bergamo led the scoreboard twice through Duván Zapata and Ruslan Malinovskiy, but Cristiano Ronaldo converted a pair of penalties to achieve equality for Vecchia Signora in Turin.
“I am definitely more proud. We played very well in the first half and in the second half there was a reaction from Juve,” said the coach at a press conference.
“With our game we managed to take the lead and play a great game anyway. Of course, we are also upset because we deserved to win. But in football, your performance is not always enough,” he concluded.
With six dates to play in Serie A, Atalanta is third in the table, nine points behind leader Juventus. In addition, both teams are preparing to play the Champions League in their resumption in August.
Photo: Getty Images