FIORENTINA NEWS

Lorenzo Insigne scored one and very nearly won it for Italy in an impressive 1-1 friendly draw with Spain.
Fiorentina owner Andrea Della Valle insists “until it’s mathematically impossible we believe in the Champions League”.
Sampdoria Coach Vincenzo Montella says ‘I’ve never had so many defeats’ but admits ‘nothing happens by chance’.
Fiorentina winger Jakub Blaszczykowski scored as Poland beat Serbia 1-0, while Vlad Chiriches played as Romania saw off Lithuania.
Inter teammates Marcelo Brozovic and Ivan Perisic both scored in Croatia’s 2-0 friendly win over Israel.
Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira has been given a two-match ban, but video evidence cannot be used against Fernando and Leonardo Blanchard.
Federico Bernardeschi believes his versatility could be helpful for Italy after receiving his first call-up.
Antonio Conte dismisses suggestions his departure could affect Italy’s motivation - “you’re either a general or you’re not”.
Alberto Gilardino says Palermo 'absolutely must avoid relegation', whilst opening to a future as a Fiorentina director.
Davide Astori regrets Fiorentina's draw to Frosinone: 'The pitch was slow, we couldn't play our game'.
Juventus' Gianluigi Buffon says 'Italy's greatest talent' is Fiorentina's Federico Bernardeschi, who thanks 'the legend'.
Coach Roberto Stellone says Frosinone 'probably deserved to win,' but Fiorentina did well to keep that from happening.
Paulo Sousa is pleased with Fiorentina's performance in spite of the draw: 'But Frosinone were provoking us'.
Fiorentina and Frosinone held each other up, so Carpi conquered Verona to clamber out of the relegation zone, while Udinese held Sassuolo on Gigi De Canio’s debut and Chievo stunned Sampdoria.
Fiorentina can fly into fourth place with a victory at the Matusa, but Frosinone could climb out of the relegation zone instead.
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Roberto Stellone assured Frosinone “will give our heart and soul” to beat Fiorentina and clamber out of the drop zone.
Jorginho and Federico Bernardeschi get their first senior Italy call, while Lorenzo Insigne and Thiago Motta return for friendlies against Spain and Germany.
Paulo Sousa wants Fiorentina to avoid “getting depressed” and focus on victory against Frosinone tomorrow.
Andrea Pirlo believes the Derby della Mole will “restore Juventus’ energy”, and laments “unfortunate” Serie A teams in Europe.