Fiorentina and Atalanta meet at Stadio Artemio Franchi in a match for Coppa Italia (Eighth Finals). At this stadium, the head ‑ to ‑ head history favors the home team, since they have a record of 4 wins and 3 draws in the last 7 matches. However, the last time these teams met at this stadium, on 27‑02‑2019, in a match for the Coppa Italia, they tied (3‑3). The goals of the match were scored by F. Chiesa (33 '), M. Benassi (36') and L. Muriel (79 ') for Fiorentina and A. Gómez (16'), M. Pašalić (18 ') and M. de Roon (58 ') for Atalanta. The home advantage may play an important role in this match, since Fiorentina presents significant differences between home and away results.
Until reaching this stage of the Coppa Italia (Round of 16), the home team had to eliminate: Cittadella and Monza Brianza. This is a stronger team when playing in their stadium, since in the last 30 games they have registered 4 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses as a visitor; against 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses at their stadium. They come to this match after a home win against SPAL by (1‑0). Fiorentina have won 5, tied 2 and lost 3 of the last 10 home matches. Defensive consistency hasn't been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches.
Fiorentina comes into this match after a 1-0 win against SPAL, returning to victory after four consecutive official matches without proving the taste of victory: Pezzella scored the only goal of the team. In previous qualifiers for the Italian Cup, the home team went through Monza and Cittadella. In this home duel, coach Giuseppe Iachini is expected to play in 3-5-2 benefiting his defensive lines and quick transitions: Chiesa is responsible for taking danger into the opponent's defensive line. Dusan Vlahovic is Fiorentina's best finisher in several competitions with 5 goals scored. For this match the local coach cannot count on Frack Ribéry due to injury.
Atalanta Bergamasca Calcio
The away team plays their first match in this edition of Coppa Italia with the intention of achieving a positive result as a visitor. This is a team that maintains performance when playing away from their stadium, as in the last 30 matches they have recorded 6 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses as a visitor; against 8 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses at their stadium. They come to this match after a away draw against Internazionale by (1‑1). In the last 10 away matches in all competitions, Atalanta have won 4, tied 4 and lost 2. Their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches. There is a tendency for goals in their matches, as 45 of their last 52 away matches have scored Over 1,5 goals and 34 of the last 52 have scored Over 2,5 goals. They have conceded the first goal in 7 of their 15 matches, but have only turned the score around in 2.
Atalanta comes for this match after a draw, by 1-1, against Inter Milan, putting an end to the two consecutive wins in the Italian championship: Gosens scored the only goal of the team. This is Atalanta's first match in the Italian Cup. Usually the coach Gian Piero Gasperinialinha a 3-5-2 with Zapata and Luis Muriel being the most offensive references of the team: the last player mentioned is Atalanta's best finisher with 11 goals scored. For this game the coach can count on all his players.
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It's 2-1 as the referee blows for full-time.
Ball goes out of play for a Fiorentina goal kick.
Atalanta's Ruslan Malinovskyi misses with an attempt on goal.
Goal kick for Atalanta at Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Atalanta's Papu Gomez gets in a shot on goal at Stadio Artemio Franchi. But the effort is unsuccessful.
The fourth official's board shows 3 minutes, which will be added to the 2nd half.
A throw-in for the away team on the opposite half.
Atalanta drives forward and Josip Ilicic gets in a shot. Without netting, however.
The home team have replaced Dusan Vlahovic with Federico Chiesa. This is the second substitution made today by Giuseppe Iachini.