FIORENTINA NEWS

Borja Valero’s agent says his client is ready to sign a new contract with Fiorentina whenever the club want him to.
Four Serie A-based players have been named in Croatia’s preliminary World Squad, including Mateo Kovacic.
Fiorentina’s Juan Cuadrado, Inter midfielder Fredy Guarin and Udinese Luis Muriel are in Colombia’s World Cup squad.
Manual Pasqual’s agent said an Italy World Cup call was “the right recognition” for the Fiorentina captain.
Giuseppe Rossi reacted to his inclusion in Italy’s preliminary World Cup squad. “Hoping to share more great success together.”
Alessandro Matri’s future is up in the air after a loan spell at Fiorentina. “I’ll return to Milan, then we’ll see.”
There are five Serie A based players in Chile’s provisional World Cup squad, including Arturo Vidal, Mauricio Pinilla and Carlos Carmona.
Fernando Llorente, Raul Albiol and Pepe Reina have all been included in Spain’s provisional 30-man World Cup squad.
Fiorentina Coach Vincenzo Montella has again stressed he will remain in charge at the Artemio Franchi next season.
Giuseppe Rossi’s girlfriend hit back at Livorno fans after they insulted the Fiorentina and Italy striker.
Davide Nicola feels Livorno did all they could and Vincenzo Montella reiterated his Fiorentina demands.
Livorno, Catania and Bologna are all relegated, while a Torino-Parma dramatic draw leaves sixth place up for grabs.
Livorno are at the Last Chance Saloon when hosting local rivals Fiorentina in the Derby della Toscana.
Livorno are bottom of the table and face Fiorentina today, but Coach Davide Nicola “won’t accept giving up.”
Walter Samuel confirmed he’s leaving Inter as a free agent this summer. “Will I stay? I don’t think so.”
Vincenzo Montella warned Fiorentina are “at a crossroads” and must reinforce if they want to improve upon fourth place.
Inter director Piero Ausilio commented on Javier Zanetti, Mauro Icardi, Walter Samuel and confirmed Valon Behrami interest.
Negotiations between Fiorentina and Udinese for Juan Cuadrado are said to have broken down.
Milan officials have reportedly made contact with Luciano Spalletti, with a view to appointing him as the club’s next Coach.
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi has called for a return to the days when Serie A clubs were obliged to have a certain number of Italians in their squads.