Atalanta today The atlanticense leaves behind the discomfort in the back
Luis Fernando Muriel, in a practice with Atalanta.
SIt was just a scare. Luis Fernando Muriel, the undisputed figure of Atalanta and third top scorer in Serie A, returned with a smile from ear to ear. This Thursday the Atlantic striker he trained alongside his teammates and he is ready for the next match against Fiorentina, on Sunday at the Artemio Franchi.
Muriel, who last Saturday doubled in the victory of La Dea 3-2 against Udinese, could only be on the court for a time due to a sharp pain in the back, which forced him to be substituted at halftime. Although the alarms went off, Gasperini himself calmed the waters.
“Back problems for Muriel. The forward left the field at the end of the first half due to a back problem: Gasperini himself confirmed it, but it seems that there should be no more problems. In the next few days more information will be given on the Colombian’s state, “the Italian press said minutes after the match in Bergamo.
And the thing is that Atalanta needs Luis Fernando more than ever. The tomasino, what by the way was again compared to Ronaldo Nazário, is seven goals away from equaling Cristiano Ronaldo at the top of the scorers table, and three from Romelu Lukaku. That is why his return to training gives Dea air.