Atalanta enjoyed a great game in the Serie A and their 10th game in a row without defeat came at home to Benevento. The game finished 2-0 (1-0).
Atalanta scored the first goal when Luis Muriel scored a goal after 22 minutes, with an assist by Ruslan Malinovskyi, making it 0-1.
After that the game came to a long, indecisive standstill without either team managing to score. In the 67th minute, Mario Pasalic scored a goal, with an assist by Duvan Zapata, to increase the lead for Atalanta. This brought the final score to 2-0.
Benevento’s Luca Caldirola was sent off in the 82nd minute.
Benevento now have four straight defeats.
Atalanta have 3 wins and 2 draws with a 14–4 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Benevento have 1 draw 4 losses and a 5–13 goal difference.
With two games remaining, Atalanta are in second place in the table while Benevento are in 18th.
Atalanta will host Genoa on Saturday. Benevento will face Crotone on Sunday.