FIORENTINA NEWS

Atalanta Coach Stefano Colantuono was livid with the referee in Florence. “That wasn’t football. It was volleyball.”
Delio Rossi feels Fiorentina “lost the midfield” during their spectacular 2-2 draw with Atalanta.
It was a heart-stopping finale in Florence, as Atalanta turned the game around with German Denis before an acrobatic Stevan Jovetic equaliser.
Stefano Colantuono “would give blood” for Atalanta to get at least four points from Fiorentina and Cesena.
Delio Rossi is keen for Fiorentina to abandon talking about why they are in trouble and instead work on getting them out of it.
Teammates in Argentina and opponents on Saturday, Atalanta’s Maxi Moralez has defended Fiorentina’s Santiago Silva’s poor start to life in Serie A.
The representative of Fiorentina midfielder Marco Marchionni has rejected links with Serie A rivals Genoa.
Milan will consider bringing in a new centre-back during the winter transfer window as cover for Mario Yepes.
Fiorentina were close to once signing Newcastle defender Davide Santon while he was at Inter, it has been revealed.
Atalanta director Pierpaolo Marino believes he knows the name of Riccardo Montolivo’s next club once he eventually leaves Fiorentina.
Fiorentina are showing an interest in Roma midfielder Leandro Greco, according to reports in the peninsula.
Stevan Jovetic has not suffered any lesions, but Fiorentina are not clear when he’ll be able to play through the chronic hip condition.
Delio Rossi concedes Fiorentina “have a lot of work to do” and refused to blame injuries for their defeat to Inter.
Claudio Ranieri does not want people to call this win Inter’s “turning point, but this is a team that gets back up after falling.”
Inter have Giampaolo Pazzini and Diego Milito together, but Fiorentina have lost Stevan Jovetic again.
Only with a confident attitude will Fiorentina take anything away from Inter at San Siro on Saturday, says Viola Coach Delio Rossi.
Fiorentina will probably be without Riccardo Montolivo for their League games against Inter and Atalanta.
Fiorentina have made no approach for Josip Ilicic of Palermo. “It’s a journalistic invention,” noted his agent.
Cesare Natali has no idea whether he will be handed a new contract by current club Fiorentina.
Delio Rossi concedes Fiorentina were helped by the red cards, but is “happy with the attitude of the players.”