The Bergamo boys are unbeaten at San Siro since a 3-0 result in January 2014, coming away with a victory and a draw – and two clean sheets.
Andrea Bertolacci retains his spot following an impressive performance in the 1-0 defeat to Roma, but M’Baye Niang is benched.
It kicks off at a foggy San Siro at 17.00 GMT,
Carlos Bacca is in the squad again, but Lapadula remains the choice upfront with returning Bonaventura and Juraj Kucka.
Andrea Petagna is a former Milan striker and leads the attack with Alejandro ‘Papu’ Gomez and Jasmin Kurtic.
Milan: Donnarumma; Abate, Paletta, Romagnoli, Antonelli; Kucka, Bertolacci, Pasalic; Suso, Lapadula, Bonaventura
Atalanta: Sportiello; Toloi, Caldara, Mas网上21点iello; Conti, Gagliardini, Kessie, Spinazzola; Kurtic; Petagna, Gomez
This is a Lombardy Derby, as Atalanta hail from nearby Bergamo, and both sides want to get back on track after seeing their positive streaks interrupted.
Kessie has been linked with every big club in Italy and Europe, nicknamed the new Yaya Toure.
Vincenzo Montella is eager to take advantage of whatever result Juventus-Roma provides this evening to close on the top 皇冠外围投注two.
Alberto Paloschi, Abdoulay Konko, Emanuele Suagher and Etrit Berisha are still on the treatment table, so Marco Sportiello remains in goal.
Milan have won only one of their last five meetings with Atalanta, home and away.
Milan start Gianluca Lapadula and Jack Bonaventura against giant-killers Atalanta, who reply with Papu Gomez and Franck Kessie.
Mati Fernandez, Riccardo Montolivo and Davide Calabria are still on the treatment table, while Luca Antonelli replaces Mattia De Scigli六合投注网站o.
Atalanta had been the form side in Europe with a run of nine wins and a draw, but since the defeat to Juventus have also fallen 3-1 to Udinese in a game they absolutely dominated.