Vincenzo Montella returns to face his Catania past, as Fiorentina look to Stevan Jovetic and Adem Ljajic.
The Coach was a huge success last season and is back at the Stadio Massimino as an opponent. Click here for a match preview.
David Pizarro is still out of action with that calf problem, while Giuseppe Rossi continues his rehabilitation after knee surgery and Mounir El Hamdaoui is at the African Cup of Nations.
Ljajic partners Jovetic in attack, while Giulio Migliaccio takes the midfield role in place of Pizarro.
Catania have Francesco Lodi and top scorer Gonzalo Bergessio suspended, joining the injured Sergio Almiron.
Leandro Castan therefore steps in to the front three, while Nicola Legrottaglie passed a fitness test in defence.
Catania:Andujar; Alvarez, Legrottaglie, Spolli, Capuano; Bellusci, Biagianti, Barrientos;
Izco, Castro, Gomez
Fiorentina: Neto; Roncaglia, Gonzalo, Savic; Cuadrado, Aquilani, Migliaccio, Borja Valero, Pasqual; Ljajic, Jovetic