Fiorentina manager Giuseppe Iachini opts for Federico Ceccherini in defense over Martín Cáceres and makes a huge decision to bench Federico Chiesa in favor of Patrick Cutrone to partner Dušan Vlahović. Atalanta boss Gian Piero Gasperini has sprung a surprise in starting new signing Mattia Caldara at the back and midfielder Mario Pašalić in an advanced role. Luis Muriel gets the nod at striker.
Fiorentina (3-5-2): Terracciano; Milenković, Pezzella, Ceccherini; Lirola, Benassi, Pulgar, Castrovilli, Dalbert; Cutrone, Vlahović
Atalanta (3-4-2-1): Gollini; Djimisti, Caldara, Masiello; Haeboer, de Roon, Freuler, Hateboer; Pašalić, Malinkovskiy; Muriel
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