FIORENTINA NEWS

Fiorentina are said to be in advanced negotiations to sign Rachid Ghezzal, now a free agent after his Olympique Lyonnais contract expired.
Borja Valero is looking forward to “a great professional challenge” after completing his transfer from Fiorentina to Inter.
Following Fiorentina’s announcement yesterday, Inter have also confirmed the signing of Borja Valero.
Fiorentina defender Davide Astori confirms his objective is to be called-up to the Italy squad for next summer’s World Cup.
The arrival of Douglas Costa would not preclude Juventus signing Federico Bernardeschi, according to reports.
Fiorentina have officially confirmed that they have sold midfielder Borja Valero to Inter.
Fiorentina boss Stefano Pioli claims that while last season was “difficult”, “I know the club won’t let us down”.
Stefano Pioli says “I was promised a competitive team” by Fiorentina and that he will talk to Milan target Nikola Kalinic in due course.
Inter have confirmed that Fiorentina midfielder Borja Valero is undergoing a medical with the club.
Fiorentina legend Gabriel Batistuta admits “I have difficulty walking because I gave more than I had to give” in football.
Luciano Spalletti is sure Borja Valero will be a success at Inter, but refused to rule out an Ivan Perisic exit. “I have to understand his intentions.”
Borja Valero has arrived in Milan and will undergo his Inter medical tomorrow, completing a transfer from Fiorentina for €5.5m plus bonuses.
New Fiorentina Coach Stefano Pioli believes his players have “the right enthusiasm and we can’t wait to get started.”
Sassuolo have officially signed 22-year-old creative midfielder Filippo Bandinelli as a free agent.
Fiorentina are edging closer to a deal for Jese Rodriguez, but there remains a problem with the PSG man’s €7m salary.
Fiorentina director Giancarlo Antognoni admits “important players have left and others could still go,” including Federico Bernardeschi.
Juventus are closing on a double swoop worth €90m for Federico Bernardeschi and Douglas Costa, wanting both done by July 17.
Keita Balde Diao would prefer to snub Liverpool and Chelsea to remain in Serie A, claim reports, so the Lazio forward is waiting for a new Inter bid.
Reports are growing that Fiorentina are close to a deal for Nice forward Valentin Eysseric, while they also push for PSG’s Jese Rodriguez.
Inter could send Italy international forward Eder back to his old club Sampdoria for €6m.