FIORENTINA NEWS

Massimiliano Allegri insists Milan were not inferior to Fiorentina today despite their 3-1 home defeat and defended Alexandre Pato.
Alberto Aquilani returned to San Siro with a goal, as Fiorentina beat Milan 3-1 after Alexandre Pato missed a penalty.
Stephan El Shaarawy hopes to continue his scoring streak as Milan welcome Fiorentina, who have to reshuffle without Stevan Jovetic.
Cesare Prandelli names his Italy squad to face France this evening and admits he has been “pleasantly surprised” by Stephan El Shaarawy and Fiorentina.
Stephan El Shaarawy is in the squad for Milan’s game with Fiorentina, but both first choice full-backs miss out.
Fiorentina have reacted angrily to rumours Milan, Napoli and Lazio are eager to poach Vincenzo Montella. “He is under lock and key.”
Massimiliano Allegri again warned Milan fans “it’ll take time to win” and their target is fourth place, which makes the game with Fiorentina a head-to-head for Europe.
Vincenzo Montella is adamant he “fears Milan” despite their poor form and is concerned all the praise heaped on Fiorentina can be counter-productive.
Alberto Aquilani is fired up as Fiorentina face his former club Milan. “I will stay here for a long time, but I don’t want this reputation as a ‘broken’ player.”
Former Fiorentina boss Delio Rossi has commended Riccardo Montolivo's professionalism ahead of Milan's game against the Viola on Saturday.
Riccardo Montolivo has admitted that he will not celebrate should he score for Milan against former club Fiorentina this weekend.
Luca Toni has confirmed that he will bring his playing career to an end once his spell at Fiorentina is over.
One of Riccardo Montolivo’s agents has revealed why the Milan man refused to sign a new contract at Fiorentina.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani has praised the ability of Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Montella ahead of this weekend’s San Siro clash.
Alberto Aquilani is being tipped to start his first Serie A game for Fiorentina in the tie against Milan this weekend.
Sebastian Frey has praised the work of Genoa President Enrico Preziosi, as well as discussing how to improve Italian football.
Benfica striker Oscar Cardozo is a target for Fiorentina and Juventus, according to reports in the Spanish Press.
Inter may be flying at the moment, but Italy Under-21 boss Devis Mangia would rather watch Fiorentina or Juventus.
Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Montella is the latest tactician being linked with a summer move to Milan.
Fiorentina’s medical staff have confirmed Stevan Jovetic will not be fit to face Milan, as his injury requires “10 days” out.