FIORENTINA NEWS

Fiorentina are reported as closing in on their first signing of the summer transfer window, in goalkeeper Ciprian Tatarusanu.
Valencia are listed as the latest club to have come in with an offer for Mirko Vucinic, but the Juventus man reportedly won’t lower his salary.
Juan Cuadrado is on the verge of joining Barcelona, reports in Spain suggest this afternoon.
Fiorentina CEO Sandro Mencucci is convinced that Juan Cuadrado will sign outright for the Viola this summer.
Fiorentina owner Diego Della Valle says Viola striker Giuseppe Rossi was ready to go to the World Cup in Brazil.
Udinese sporting director Cristiano Giaretta says a solution will be found to enable Fiorentina to sign Juan Cuadrado outright.
Alessandro Matri has been identified in Italian media today as newly-returned Serie A side Palermo’s first transfer target this summer.
Luis Muriel’s agent has confirmed the player’s own assertions that Roma and Fiorentina are interested in his services.
Palermo boss Giuseppe Iachini has admitted that he would love to have Alessandro Matri for next season.
Rafal Wolski can’t believe that Fiorentina teammate Giuseppe Rossi has been omitted from the Italy World Cup squad.
Luis Muriel has confirmed that he could well be on his way to Roma or Fiorentina next season.
Fiorentina are reportedly one of the many clubs suggested as interested in a move for free agent Frank Lampard.
Cesare Prandelli has claimed that taking Giuseppe Rossi to the World Cup would have been too big a risk.
Italy’s team doctor Enrico Castellacci has reiterated that Giuseppe Rossi was not excluded from the World Cup squad on medical grounds.
Colombia will be at the World Cup without Radamel Falcao, whilst Luis Muriel has also been cut from their squad.
Former Fiorentina midfielder Antonio Di Gennaro doesn’t know what more Giuseppe Rossi had to do to make Italy’s World Cup squad.
Romulo’s agent has confirmed the midfielder’s declaration that he convinced Cesare Prandelli to not include him in the World Cup squad.
Giuseppe Rossi has dismissed speculation that his cut from Cesare Prandelli’s Italy squad for the World Cup was down to physical fitness or fear of injury.
Fabio Quagliarella has denied comments attributed to him yesterday that labelled Fiorentina as ‘one option’ for the Juventus man.
Giuseppe Rossi’s agent says his client is unhappy to have been left out of Italy’s World Cup squad.