FIORENTINA NEWS

Napoli and Fiorentina only draw and the top two win ugly to widen the gap at the top. Has it influenced Dave Taylor’s best XI from Week 25?
Fiorentina’s Borja Valero has been handed a four-game ban for his red card received against Parma, whilst Vincenzo Montella is suspended for one round.
Alessandro Lucarelli reflected on the bittersweet draw Parma recorded against Fiorentina, musing that a win would have seen them advance in the table.
Fiorentina Coach Vincenzo Montella wondered whether they “are becoming annoying” to referees.
Vincenzo Montella criticised his Fiorentina players for losing their heads after a 2-2 draw with Parma. “We must control ourselves.”
Roberto Donadoni gave Fiorentina credit for fighting back with 10 men to hold Parma. “We had expected victory.”
A magnificent Mati Fernandez free kick gave 10-man Fiorentina a 2-2 draw away to Parma in a game with three red cards.
Fiorentina have Juan Cuadrado back in the starting XI against Antonio Cassano’s Parma this evening.
Corriere dello Sport have named what they see as Fiorentina’s probable starting line-up to face Parma this evening.
Fiorentina owner Diego Della Valle says the Viola will look to the model of the Allianz Arena as inspiration for their potential new stadium.
Stevan Jovetic has rejected talk of a possible return to Serie A in the summer, by indicating his focus is to succeed at Manchester City.
Vincenzo Montella believes Parma are “similar to Fiorentina” in that both teams seek good football first and foremost.
Cesare Prandelli reiterated Italy trust Giuseppe Rossi and Mario Balotelli, but it’s too early for Domenico Berardi.
Walter Mazzarri believes the win in Florence “is a turning point” for Inter and hopes to replicate it against Cagliari.
There are reports Juan Cuadrado, Gonzalo Rodriguez and Juan Vargas could be fit for Monday’s Parma-Fiorentina.
Three Fiorentina have been arrested by Danish police after the Viola’s Europa League clash with Esbjerg.
Vincenzo Montella praised Fiorentina for their “humility and respect” in beating Esbjerg 3-1.
Fiorentina have one foot in the Europa League Round of 16 after a comfortable 3-1 win away to Esbjerg.
Fiorentina rely on Alberto Aquilani, Alessandro Matri and Borja Valero in their Europa League trip to Esbjerg.
Vincenzo Montella told Fiorentina to focus on Esbjerg and was welcomed by their new bus driver – Martin Jorgensen!