FIORENTINA NEWS

Fiorentina make the long journey to Belarus amid an injury crisis to take on Dinamo Minsk in the Europa League.
Gigi Di Biagio named his Italy Under-21 squad for the crucial European Championship play-offs with Slovakia.
Walter Sabatini has explained why he hopes for more than just Juventus as a Scudetto challenger for Roma, as he comments on Kevin Strootman again.
Manchester United are reported today are readying a €38.5m offer this January for Fiorentina’s Juan Cuadrado.
Vincenzo Montella wants Fiorentina to beat Dinamo Minsk in the Europa League to “renew our enthusiasm.”
Fiorentina enigma Josip Ilicic is dropped by Slovenia. “We need players with hunger, not just fame.”
Fiorentina have reportedly reached agreement with Juan Cuadrado on a €35m buyout clause to be inserted in his new contract.
Walter Mazzarri has a number of players at risk of missing the Europa League clash with Qarabag and even the weekend trip to Fiorentina.
Fiorentina have an injury crisis for the Europa League trip to Dinamo Minsk, losing another two players.
Dani Osvaldo says Inter are not thinking about Cagliari anymore, but towards a three vital points against Fiorentina next weekend.
Joe Hart says he has great respect for Ashley Cole and Micah Richards’ decisions to join Roma and Fiorentina respectively in the summer.
Giampiero Ventura has regrets over Torino’s 1-1 draw with Fiorentina and explains his Daniele Padelli decision.
Vincenzo Montella said Fiorentina “controlled from start to finish” and slammed Torino’s defensive approach.
Cagliari took a shock 4-1 victory over 10-man Inter at San Siro, but Milan were held by Cesena and Torino stalled Fiorentina.
Fiorentina are in a genuine injury crisis, so look to Khouma Babacar, Josip Ilicic and Micah Richards at Torino.
Gabriel Batistuta reassured Fiorentina fans that results will improve. “The season has only just started.”
Vincenzo Montella insists he is “not worried” by Fiorentina’s form ahead of Torino and won’t blame medical staff for the injury crisis.
Torino have left Daniele Padelli at home for their match with Fiorentina after his howler against Cagliari.
Juan Guillermo Cuadrado is out of Fiorentina’s trip to Torino due to tendinitis, increasing their injury crisis.
Dnipro and Ukraine talent Evgen Konoplyanka is said to be in Italy for talks with Inter, Roma, Fiorentina and Juventus.