FIORENTINA NEWS

The crisis at the FIGC could see Serie A break away in a similar style to the Premier League or use that threat to gain more power.
Federico Chiesa “can see myself at Fiorentina for a long time” and admits there are similarities with his Viola legend father. “I too hunch over when running.”
Stefano Pioli says he is confident that Federico Chiesa will stay at Fiorentina for the foreseeable future.
Simone Inzaghi was pleased with Lazio focus in their 1-1 Europa League draw with Vitesse, but warned Luis Nani “will be out for a few weeks.”
Davide Massa will referee Lazio-Fiorentina on Sunday evening, as the Week 14 referees are announced.
Fiorentina will reportedly make a move for surplus Milan defender Luca Antonelli in January.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, including Sampdoria-Juventus, SPAL-Fiorentina and Inter-Atalanta.
Leonardo Semplici is pleased with SPAL’s new found ‘consistency’ after a third game without defeat.
Stefano Pioli praises Fiorentina for showing ‘grit’ to earn a draw at SPAL, although he admits there is room for improvement.
Federico Chiesa snatched a point from SPAL, but Fiorentina were fortunate not to fall at the Stadio Mazza.
See all the official line-ups from this afternoon’s Serie A games, including Sampdoria-Juventus, SPAL-Fiorentina and Benevento-Sassuolo.
SPAL boss Leonardo Semplici admits he is a Fiorentina fan but is eyeing an ‘important’ victory over his boyhood heroes.
Fiorentina are without Cyril Thereau and Milan Badelj for their trip to SPAL on Sunday afternoon.
Federico Chiesa has officially extended his contract with Fiorentina to June 2022, despite interest from Juventus, Napoli, PSG and Chelsea.
Neto laments that he “didn’t have the confidence” of Juventus, and admits “maybe things could have gone differently if I’d stayed at Fiorentina”.
Gianluca Rocchi has been confirmed as the referee for this weekend’s Derby della Capitale.
Cyril Thereau has urged Federico Chiesa to reject Paris Saint-Germain and stay at Fiorentina, where “it’s the perfect environment for him.”
There are reports Fiorentina star Federico Chiesa’s father Enrico met with Paris Saint-Germain to discuss his future.
Inter have reportedly moved to the top of the queue for Federico Chiesa, despite the winger being set to sign a new contract with Fiorentina.
Italy striker-turned-rock musician Dani Osvaldo says “I like to drink whiskey, smoke a cigarette and do rock and roll, but only whenever I can.”