Napoli end Atalanta taboo
Napoli 3 - 1 Atalanta

Napoli end Atalanta taboo

28/08/2017

Napoli won 3-1 for the second time this season as Piotr Zielinski's thunderbolt launched a successful comeback against Atalanta.

Bryan Cristante's fourth-minute opener gave Napoli food for thought and it was not until the 56th minute that Zielinski conjured up a half-volleyed drive from distance that rippled the top of the net.

Dries Mertens and Marko Rog then put the game beyond Atalanta with their first goals of the new campaign.

Andrea Belotti kept himself in the shop window ahead of Thursday's transfer deadline by scoring an acrobatic opener in Torino's 3-0 home victory over Sassuolo.

The Italy striker, who scored 26 league goals for Il Toro last term, is a reported target of Chelsea and Monaco but his €100 million asking price is a sticking point for potential suitors.

He reminded any scouts in attendance at the Stadio Olimpico on Sunday of his ability with a scissor-kick that powered Lorenzo De Silvestri's cross home for a 45th-minute opener and Torino wrapped up the three points with late goals from Adem Ljajic and Joel Obi.

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