Lazio return home with all 3 points, after beating Atalanta 3-1

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Technical card:
Atalanta: Pierluigi Gollini, Berat Djimsiti, Rafael Toloi, Jose Luis Palomino, Joakim Maehle, Remo Freuler (Mattia Caldara, min.78), Marten De Roon, Matteo Ruggeri (Ruslan Malinovskyi, min.46), Aleksey Miranchuk (Mario Pasalic, min.54), Josip Ilicic (Sam Lammers, min.67) and Duvan Zapata (Luis Muriel, min.54)
Lazio: Pepe Reina, Patric (Mateo Musacchio, min.38), Stefan Radu, Francesco Acerbi, Manuel Lazzari, Luis Alberto (Jean Akpa, min.59), Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, Lucas Leiva (Gonzalo Escalante, min.80), Adam Marusic, Joaquin Correa (Andreas Pereira, min.81) and Ciro Immobile (Vedat Muriqi, min.80)
Stadium: the Gewiss Stadium
Goals: Adam Marusic (0-1, min. 3), Joaquin Correa (0-2, min. 51), Mario Pasalic (1-2, min. 79) and Vedat Muriqi (1-3, min. 82)

Lazio strolled past Atalanta with a 3-1 win on Sunday at the Gewiss Stadium. Both teams arrived on the back of wins. Atalanta were looking to continue their run after winning last match. Lazio were hoping to increase their winning streak after back-to-back victories against Sassuolo and AS Roma. As the table looks today, Atalanta are in 6th place, with 36 points from 20 matches, while Lazio sit in 5th, with 37 points from 20.

Lazio started strongly in the first half, beginning with early goal from Adam Marusic in the 3rd minute, thereby seeing the first half to a 1-0.

Lazio started the second half on an intensified spirit, thanks to Joaquin Correa opening the scoring, 51 minutes in. However, Atalanta hit back in the 79th minute, with a goal from Mario Pasalic. However, Lazio, 82 minutes in increased their lead via a Vedat Muriqi goal, sealing a resounding 3-1 victory for the away side.

For Atalanta, Ruslan Malinovskyi, Mario Pasalic, Luis Muriel, Sam Lammers and Mattia Caldara came on for Patric, Luis Alberto, Lucas Leiva, Ciro Immobile and Joaquin Correa, while Lazio replaced Mateo Musacchio, Jean Akpa, Gonzalo Escalante, Vedat Muriqi and Andreas Pereira with Patric, Luis Alberto, Lucas Leiva, Ciro Immobile and Joaquin Correa.

The referee booked Patric and Mateo Musacchio for Lazio.

Lazio and Atalanta will next play at home to Cagliari Calcio and Torino respectively.

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