FIORENTINA NEWS

Milan are preparing their appeal against Mario Balotelli’s three-match ban, as Fiorentina goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano will be called to testify.
Scottish sources claim Fiorentina have shown an interest in signing Celtic star Georgios Samaras.
There are reports that referees Paolo Tagliavento and Andrea Gervasoni will be ‘suspended’ from Serie A games for a month after controversial decisions this weekend.
The changes to the Serie A fixture list have been announced, including Juventus-Milan, Napoli-Inter, Fiorentina-Roma and Milan-Roma.
Fiorentina forward Adem Ljajic has claimed that he will only think about a contract renewal at the end of the season.
The agent of Saint-Etienne goalkeeper Stephane Ruffier has admitted that his client could make a move to Serie A.
Fiorentina are hoping to sign on-loan Emiliano Viviano outright at the end of the season, but they want a discount from Palermo.
Facundo Roncaglia is preparing himself for a second season in Serie A with Fiorentina. “I want to stay.”
Stevan Jovetic will be out for up to two weeks after picking up an injury in Sunday's 2-2 draw with Milan.
Atalanta midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura has insisted that he is not thinking of his future, despite being linked with a host of top clubs.
Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Montella has claimed that it is virtually a 'formality' that he will sign a contract extension.
Fiorentina director of sport Daniele Pradè claims his team “were being robbed” by the referee before two penalties secured a 2-2 draw with Milan.
Vincenzo Montella praised Fiorentina’s mentality and belief to come back from 2-0 down with 10 men against Milan, but revealed what he said to the referee.
Massimiliano Allegri admits Milan “were caught napping in the second half” after allowing 10-man Fiorentina to come back from 2-0 down.
Riccardo Montolivo scored against his former teammates, but 10-man Fiorentina fought back from 2-0 down to hold Milan in a Florence thriller.
It’s a head-to-head for Champions League football, as Milan visit Stevan Jovetic’s Fiorentina in the lunchtime kick-off.
Mario Balotelli will be fined by Milan after he was caught smoking in the toilets on a train towards Florence.
Fiorentina goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano believes they can beat Milan to close on a Champions League spot today despite his friend Mario Balotelli’s efforts.
Massimiliano Allegri expects a difficult match as Milan visit Fiorentina for the lunchtime kick-off, but insists “it is not decisive” for a Champions League spot.
Stevan Jovetic is in the Fiorentina squad to face Milan tomorrow, but Gonzalo Rodriguez and Mounir El Hamdaoui miss out.