Michy Batshuayi scored twice, including a late winner, to rally Borussia Dortmund to a 3-2 win over Atalanta in their opening game of the Europe League knockout stage on Tuesday.
Andre Schurrle put Dortmund ahead on the half-hour but Josip Ilicic scored twice for the visitors in a five-minute span early in the second half.
But Chelsea loanee Batshuayi continued his hot start for his new club by scoring a pair of goals to give Dortmund the advantage ahead of the second leg in Italy.
Atalanta coach Gian Piero Gasperini has said he would not be able to turn down the Italy job if he were to be offered it and claimed he is ready for a big job.
The former Genoa coach spent an ill-fated few months in charge of Inter Milan at the start of the 2011-12 season, but he claims the Nerazzurri were "not a big club" at the time.
Alongside Antonio Conte and Roberto Mancini, his name has been mentioned for the vacant Italy job.
"I've heard the rumours too and it's nice recognition," Gasperini...