FIORENTINA NEWS

Fiorentina will wear black armbands today to mourn Socrates, the Brazilian legend who played here in 1984-85.
Delio Rossi has to wield the whip after a week of controversy. “I want Fiorentina to be concentrated and clear-headed against Roma.”
Alessio Cerci has been ruled out for the next seven to 10 days due to injury, report Fiorentina, so he will miss facing old team Roma.
Stevan Jovetic has revealed why he decided to recently commit his future to Fiorentina. “This is a big club.”
Alberto Gilardino has insisted that he’s not thinking about a new contract or Euro 2012. “I’m just focused on Fiorentina.”
Don’t expect Fiorentina to sell Riccardo Montolivo during the January transfer window, says his agent.
Riccardo Montolivo and Radja Nainggolan are reportedly being monitored by Juventus ahead of the January transfer window.
Manuel Pasqual has warned his Fiorentina teammates “this is not the time to be causing trouble” after they were fined for excessive partying.
Alessio Cerci and Andrea Lazzari have been handed fines by Serie A side Fiorentina for breaking club rules.
Manuel Pasqual has expressed his delight after he finally signed a contract extension at Fiorentina.
Manuel Pasqual is expected to put pen to paper on a new contract at Fiorentina at some point in the next seven days.
Fiorentina Coach Delio Rossi said he will “always thank” Palermo, although he feels his team deserved more today, including a penalty.
The Italian Olympic Committee has set the December 14 date for ‘round table talks’ on Calciopoli between Inter, Juventus and others.
Palermo Coach Devis Mangia has every respect for Delio Rossi and Fiorentina, “but I want to win.”
Delio Rossi is at the helm of Fiorentina and faces his beloved former club. “I hope the people of Palermo don’t ignore me.”
Stevan Jovetic has not recovered in time for Fiorentina’s trip to Palermo, so he isn’t even in the squad.
Fiorentina will have to do without Houssine Kharja for two weeks, while Stevan Jovetic is still in doubt to face Palermo.
Fiorentina are through to the Coppa Italia’s Round of 16 after seeing off local rivals Empoli in the fourth round on Thursday evening.
Fiorentina boss Delio Rossi prepares for tomorrow’s Coppa Italia match and warns “Empoli are worth as much as Milan to me!”
Fiorentina have renewed the contract of young centre-back Michele Camporese, the Serie A club have confirmed.