NEWS
Tuesday August 16 2016
No Fiorentina, Corluka renews

Vedran Corluka renewed for another four years with Lokomotiv Moscow, dashing Fiorentina's hopes of signing him.

The Croatian defender seemed at one point to be very close to a move to Serie A, with Italian media claiming that a deal with the Gigliati had already been found.

Corluka has now signed a four-year extension with Lokomotiv. While the Russian club is still free to sell him, now with much better market leverage, it seems more likely that Fiorentina will have to look elsewhere for their defensive reinforcements.