FIORENTINA NEWS

Delio Rossi concedes Fiorentina “have a lot of work to do” and refused to blame injuries for their defeat to Inter.
Claudio Ranieri does not want people to call this win Inter’s “turning point, but this is a team that gets back up after falling.”
Inter have Giampaolo Pazzini and Diego Milito together, but Fiorentina have lost Stevan Jovetic again.
Only with a confident attitude will Fiorentina take anything away from Inter at San Siro on Saturday, says Viola Coach Delio Rossi.
Fiorentina will probably be without Riccardo Montolivo for their League games against Inter and Atalanta.
Fiorentina have made no approach for Josip Ilicic of Palermo. “It’s a journalistic invention,” noted his agent.
Cesare Natali has no idea whether he will be handed a new contract by current club Fiorentina.
Delio Rossi concedes Fiorentina were helped by the red cards, but is “happy with the attitude of the players.”
Luis Enrique admits he “feels bad, as anyone would in this situation” after eight-man Roma fell in Florence.
Stevan Jovetic, Alessandro Gamberini and Santiago Silva sank an ill-disciplined Roma side that ended the game with eight men.
Francesco Totti is on the bench and Cicinho starts as Luis Enrique reshuffles Roma against Fiorentina.
Fiorentina will wear black armbands today to mourn Socrates, the Brazilian legend who played here in 1984-85.
Delio Rossi has to wield the whip after a week of controversy. “I want Fiorentina to be concentrated and clear-headed against Roma.”
Alessio Cerci has been ruled out for the next seven to 10 days due to injury, report Fiorentina, so he will miss facing old team Roma.
Stevan Jovetic has revealed why he decided to recently commit his future to Fiorentina. “This is a big club.”
Alberto Gilardino has insisted that he’s not thinking about a new contract or Euro 2012. “I’m just focused on Fiorentina.”
Don’t expect Fiorentina to sell Riccardo Montolivo during the January transfer window, says his agent.
Riccardo Montolivo and Radja Nainggolan are reportedly being monitored by Juventus ahead of the January transfer window.
Manuel Pasqual has warned his Fiorentina teammates “this is not the time to be causing trouble” after they were fined for excessive partying.
Alessio Cerci and Andrea Lazzari have been handed fines by Serie A side Fiorentina for breaking club rules.