Atalanta have dismissed claims that they are ready to sell German Denis to Fiorentina during the January transfer window.
“That is an idea that will not be taken into consideration, not even in the slightest,” director general Pierpaolo Marino noted.
“Nevertheless, I’d like to compliment Fiorentina and their sporting director Daniele Prade for building such a good team.”
Denis, signed outright by the Bergamo boys in the summer from Udinese, is a 31-year-old centre-forward.
The Argentine, two goals in seven League games this term, netted 16 in 33 for the Stadio Azzurri d’Italia outfit last season.