FIORENTINA NEWS

The Italy squad numbers for the European Under-21 Championship are announced, with Federico Bernardeschi wearing 10.
Milan are closer than ever to Andrea Belotti by offering to spread the €80m cost over two years, as Nikola Kalinic is put on the back-burner.
Milan could use M’Baye Niang – of interest to Everton – as part of their attempts to sign Nikola Kalinic from Fiorentina.
Max Allegri denied Juventus are interested in Mattia De Sciglio, but “Douglas Costa is an objective” and Federico Bernardeschi has potential.
Milan have reportedly offered defender Gabriel Paletta and striker Gianluca Lapadula in exchange for Fiorentina striker Nikola Kalinic.
Inter consider Federico Bernardeschi to be their first choice, as Domenico Berardi is closer to Roma, but Fiorentina want €50m.
Fiorentina won’t take up their option on Carlos Salcedo, as the Guadalajara defender has been loaned out to Eintracht Frankfurt.
Despite the arrival of André Silva today, reports suggest Milan still want Fiorentina striker Nikola Kalinic.
Reports suggest Juventus are still pushing for Federico Bernardeschi, but Fiorentina don’t want to sell to them.
Reports in Spain claim Borja Valero is on the verge of joining Milan, but that isn’t backed up by Italian sources.
The Lega Serie A has officially confirmed next season’s schedule, with no Christmas break.
Fiorentina have officially appointed club legend Giancarlo Antognoni as their new team manager.
Federico Bernardeschi is fired up for the European Under-21 Championship after scoring his first senior Italy goal against Liechtenstein.
Milan have made a €36m offer for FC Porto striker Andre Silva, claim reports in Portugal, but Zenit St Petersburg also want him.
Milan have reportedly agreed personal terms with Nikola Kalinic, but Fiorentina want more than the initial €20m transfer fee.
Gigi Buffon is “proud not to be like” the Italians who celebrated Juventus losing the Champions League Final to Real Madrid.
Gonzalo Rodriguez admits he “would gladly have stayed at Fiorentina, but I am taking my time to evaluate the best choice for my future.”
Milan have dropped interest in Alvaro Morata, instead hoping to get both Nikola Kalinic and Andre Silva for a combined €60m.
Fabio Capello is expected to sign as new Coach of Jiangsu Suning and will be joined in China by Gianluca Zambrotta and Cristian Brocchi.
Fiorentina chief Giancarlo Antognoni admits Federico Bernardeschi “has not replied” to their contract offer and the Viola “are tracking” Giovanni Simeone.