With four games of the Serie A season remaining, Atalanta are in pole position to take the fourth Champions League place.
Atalanta booked their place in the Coppa Italia final on Thursday and Gian Piero Gasperini wants his players to seize their opportunity.
Atalanta will face Lazio in the Coppa Italia final after beating Fiorentina 2-1 on the day and 5-4 on aggregate.
Empoli goalkeeper Bartlomiej Dragowski made 17 saves to keep a clean sheet in a Serie A draw with Atalanta on Monday.
Inter were held to a goalless draw by Atalanta but Luciano Spalletti was in upbeat mood afterwards.
Inter were held to a 0-0 draw by fellow top-four hopefuls Atalanta on Sunday, with Mauro Icardi offering little on his San Siro return.
Inter fans are not all in agreement over Mauro Icardi's future role at the club, but Luciano Spalletti has faith in the team as a whole.
Mauro Icardi was back in the Inter XI and back among the goals in midweek, but the Curva Nord fans will not support him.
Gian Piero Gasperini's Atalanta are a point outside the Champions League places after a stunning 4-1 defeat of Bologna made Serie A history.
Atalanta twice threw away the lead in their Coppa Italia clash with Fiorentina, much to the frustration of coach Gian Piero Gasperini.