FIORENTINA NEWS

Vincenzo Montella sees a “psychological trap” for Fiorentina in the Derby dell’Appennino with Bologna.
Fiorentina go into the Europa League draw on Monday and Borja Valero would prefer to “avoid Porto and Ajax.”
Fiorentina winger Joaquin has insisted that he is finally settling into life in Italy, and has urged his team to go unbeaten until the winter break.
Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Montella admits he is an admirer of Torino full-back Danilo D’Ambrosio.
Fiorentina and Napoli will be top seeds in the Europa League draw, but Juventus and Lazio go into the second pot.
Vincenzo Montella said the Europa League “is getting interesting” after they beat Dnipro to top the group.
Juan Cuadrado set up one and scored another as Fiorentina beat Dnipro 2-1 to comfortably win their Europa League group.
Fiorentina and Dnipro have already qualified, but this is a head-to-head for who’ll win the Europa League group.
Giuseppe Sannino admits he is surprised by the difficulties being encountered by Josip Ilicic at Fiorentina.
Vincenzo Montella’s Fiorentina fight Dnipro for top spot, but he warns Juventus are “already Europa League Finalists.”
Hellas Verona are preparing themselves for an onslaught of bids for Jorginho and Juan Iturbe in January.
Mario Gomez “is not expected to return to action soon” as he still feels pain in his knee, said Fiorentina medics.
The quarter-finals for the Coppa Italia have been released, with Roma-Juventus and Milan-Inter potentially to be played.
Rudi Garcia was glad to see Mattia Destro back on the scoresheet against Fiorentina and warned “Roma are in the Scudetto race.”
Mattia Destro couldn’t contain his joy at scoring Roma’s winner over Fiorentina on his comeback. “I couldn’t take it anymore.”
Vincenzo Montella felt Fiorentina “played on a par with Roma and either side could’ve won” after their 2-1 defeat.
Mattia Destro scored on his Roma comeback for an exhilarating 2-1 victory over Fiorentina, but Miralem Pjanic saw red.
Roma have Francesco Totti back on the bench and Adem Ljajic against his old club as Roma host Giuseppe Rossi’s Fiorentina.
Giuseppe Rossi has big plans for 2014 and today’s trip to Roma. “Winning with Fiorentina and going to the World Cup are my dreams.”
Vincenzo Montella reveals Fiorentina will “keep Roma’s wolves at bay with fire,” as he reunites with Adem Ljajic and Francesco Totti.