Atalanta end 3-game losing streak to beat Parma

Last Updated: Sun, Dec 09, 2012 08:50 hrs

Rome, Dec 9 (IANS) Atalanta ended a run of three consecutive losses with a 2-1 win over Parma at home in the Italian football league.

German Denis gave hosts the lead in the fourth minute and Federico Peluso made it two in the 38th minute Saturday, reports Xinhua.

Amauri brought Parma back into the game on the stroke of half- time but, despite their efforts, they were unable to find an equaliser in the second half.

With the win, Atalanta moved into the eighth place nine points clear of the relegation zone.

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