Napoli goalkeeper David Ospina proved decisive on the night pulling off key saves as Atalanta came closest to breaking the deadlock in the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium.
Serie A: Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores in first start to set up victory for AC Milan; Inter held by Atalanta
Zlatan Ibrahimović is back. The 38-year-old scored in his first start back at AC Milan to end the Rossoneri’s goalless run and help them to a 2-0 win at Cagliari in Serie A on Saturday.
Copa America 2019: Lionel Messi says his team is feeling bitter after Argentina's opening match loss to Colombia
Lionel Messi said his team was feeling bitter after Argentina lost their opening Copa America match to Colombia despite dominating the second half.
Napoli goalkeeper David Ospina remains under observation in hospital but is improving after his frightening collapse following a knock to the head in an Italian league game at the weekend, his father Hernan said on Monday.
Serie A: Juventus edge second-placed Napoli in ill-tempered clash to extend lead to a mammoth 16 points
Juventus closed all talk of a challenge to their Serie A dominance after coming through a second-half onslaught at Napoli to win 2-1 in an engrossing match that saw each side have a man sent off and stretch their lead at the top to a huge 16 points.
Serie A: Napoli ride on super sub Arkadiusz Milik's late winner to beat Atalanta, close gap on leaders Juventus to eight points
Arkadiusz Milik came off the bench to snatch a late win for Napoli over Atalanta that consolidated second place in Serie A and reduced the gap on leaders Juventus to eight points.
Premier League: Coach Unai Emery wants Danny Welbeck to stay at Arsenal but is ready to offload fringe trio
Unai Emery ruled out the prospect of Danny Welbeck leaving Arsenal but said that Carl Jenkinson, David Ospina and Joel Campbell are surplus to requirements.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Unfancied players lead Colombia’s remarkable recovery to qualify for last-16 as stars struggle
With Quintero, Mina and Ospina in top form, and the mercurial Luis Muriel also carrying an edge, Colombia have a bunch of unheralded players who can do a lot of damage.
The South Americans, looking to reach the latter stages after reaching the quarter-finals in Brazil, risked going out of the tournament at the first hurdle.
Colombia coach Jose Pekerman is confident that the team will be able to handle Senegal, with morale soaring after their 3-0 rout of Poland.
FIFA World Cup 2018: Robert Lewandowski fails to reproduce club form in international colours as Poland are eliminated
Robert Lewandowski has failed to score at the World Cup, with Poland being unceremoniously dumped out of the tournament after losing 3-0 to Colombia and 2-1 against Senegal.
Osako's 73rd-minute winner meant the Japanese avenged their 4-1 mauling in the group stages of Brazil 2014 as Colombia played with a man down for 86 minutes in Saransk.
Premier League: Stuck in loop of passivity, Arsenal complete mediocre season to cap off Arsene Wenger's reign
Arsenal not only finished twelve points adrift of the eventual ‘top four’ of the Premier League, but they conceded 51 goals in 38 games – only Everton and Leicester City produced worse defensive attributes among the top ten English clubs.
Europa League: Arsene Wenger eyes Champions League berth for Arsenal by winning event, to use West Ham match as 'preparation'
Wenger said: “The Europa League is the priority as in the Premier League we go for not a lot. For us it is the biggest priority now.”
Premier League: Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan ruled out of Southampton clash due to knee injury
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will miss Sunday’s Premier League match against Southampton with a knee injury.
Europa League: Arsenal ready to face pressure of CSKA Moscow quarter-final clash, says Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger says Arsenal have "taken the time to grieve" after their League Cup pummelling by Manchester City and are ready to face the pressure of a Europa League quarter-final against CSKA Moscow.
Europa League: Arsene Wenger compares Arsenal's win over AC Milan to boxer fighting back after knockout
Arsene Wenger terms first-leg 2-0 victory over AC Milan as an important win after a 'nightmare week'.
League Cup: Manchester City dominate Arsenal in final to claim first silverware of Pep Guardiola era
Manchester City rolled back the years on Sunday to win the first trophy of the Pep Guardiola era with three of their veteran players scoring in an emphatic 3-0 win against Arsenal at Wembley.
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech is expecting to be benched for the League Cup final against Manchester City on Sunday with David Ospina being favoured to start.
Arsene Wenger weighed into the debate about simulation by suggesting that English players may have become “the masters of diving” ahead of the north London derby against Tottenham Hotspur.