FIORENTINA NEWS

After Fiorentina confessed “it’s not looking good” for Norberto Neto’s contract, the goalkeeper could join Roma or Liverpool next month.
Fiorentina patron Andrea Della Valle admits “it doesn’t look good” for Norberto Neto’s contract renewal.
Maurizio Sarri was “proud” of Empoli’s performance after holding local rivals Fiorentina to a 1-1 draw.
Vincenzo Montella admits Fiorentina wasted “an important opportunity” to close on third place with their Empoli draw.
Empoli pegged back Fiorentina in the high-octane Tuscan Derby, Udinese held Sampdoria 2-2, Atalanta fought back for 3-3 with Palermo and Torino sank Genoa.
It’s the Tuscan Derby this afternoon with Fiorentina targeting European places and Empoli eager to cause another upset.
Empoli Coach Maurizio Sarri praised rivals Fiorentina ahead of the Tuscan Derby. “They are the most technically gifted side in Serie A.”
Vincenzo Montella claims dropping Juan Cuadrado woke him up ahead of Fiorentina’s derby with Empoli. “He’s never trained so hard.”
Antonio Conte is reportedly furious that clubs were allowed to opt out of his Italy get-together in February.
Giuseppe Rossi has made a point to “never mention bad luck” or ex-Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli in his autobiography.
Giuseppe Rossi is “optimistic” for his return from injury and Fiorentina’s chances of clinching third in Serie A.
Fiorentina players were stunned by a series of earthquakes, but Sunday’s game with Empoli is not currently at risk.
Antonio Conte will have his Italy get-together from February 9 to 11, but clubs are not “obliged” to release players.
As Norberto Neto continues to delay on a new contract, Fiorentina are apparently considering Salvador Ichazo as a possible alternative.
The agent of Corinthians striker Alexandre Pato denies rumours of a transfer to Fiorentina, and says the player will ‘respect his deals’ in Brazil.
Empoli striker Francesco Tavano believes that Sunday’s Tuscan derby with Fiorentina is ‘just another game’.
Udinese striker Luis Muriel is targeted by Fiorentina and Sampdoria, but may choose the latter to guarantee playing time.
Fiorentina are looking for bidders for winger Josip Ilicic and Lazio are the latest team who could meet their terms.
Manuel Pasqual’s agent says he hasn’t spoken to Roma or Milan, and reveals he’ll talk with Fiorentina in March.
Reports suggest that Fiorentina and Corinthians are moving closer to a deal for striker Alexandre Pato.