FIORENTINA NEWS

Fiorentina are in the process of offering Gonzalo Rodriguez a new contract, according to reports in the Italian Press.
Massimo Ambrosini has been stunned by the way he has been welcomed at Fiorentina following his move from Milan.
Vincenzo Montella saw a different Fiorentina after they broke the deadlock with Pacos Ferreira. “We played fine football.”
Fiorentina crushed Pacos Ferreira 3-0 with Gonzalo Rodriguez, Ryder Matos and Giuseppe Rossi to top their Europa League group.
Fiorentina rely on Giuseppe Rossi, Borja Valero and Joaquin in their Europa League opener against Pacos Ferreira.
Pacos Ferreira Coach Costinha admits “Fiorentina are certainly stronger than we are, but we’ve worked well for this competition.”
Vincenzo Montella is curious to see “how far Fiorentina can go” in the Europa League, starting with Pacos Ferreira.
Mario Gomez will travel to Germany to see a specialist and undergo physiotherapy for his knee injury, reports suggest.
Mario Gomez has thanked Fiorentina fans and maintains he was “fortunate” the knee injury will only keep him out for two months.
Fiorentina will be without playmaker David Pizarro for two Serie A games following his dismissal against Cagliari on Sunday.
Fiorentina have stated Mario Gomez and Juan Cuadrado could both be back in action within six weeks.
Vincenzo Montella was enraged after Fiorentina’s 1-1 draw with Cagliari. “I will no longer accept this difference in judging incidents.”
Bad news for Fiorentina, as Mario Gomez is out for six weeks with ligament damage, while Juan Cuadrado dislocated his shoulder.
It was a bad day for Fiorentina, as Mauricio Pinilla earned Cagliari a late point, David Pizarro saw red, while Juan Cuadrado and Mario Gomez were injured.
Fiorentina must beat Cagliari to maintain their 100 per cent record and stay top of the table in the lunchtime match.
Cagliari defender Davide Astori should finally start a match today and insists there was “never the slightest chance” he’d leave.
Diego Lopez assures Cagliari will face Fiorentina “without fear” at the Stadio Franchi. “We can have our say.”
Vincenzo Montella could use Juan Cuadrado as a full-back, play Manuel Pasqual and explains Mario Gomez is “learning Neapolitan.”
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli will watch Giuseppe Rossi and Marco Sau in Sunday’s Fiorentina-Cagliari.
Manuel Pasqual required further treatment for a head injury sustained for Italy, as the Fiorentina captain now has 50 stitches.