FIORENTINA NEWS

Davide Nicola wants Crotone’s players and fans to ‘persevere’ after their difficult start to the season.
Federico Chiesa is poised to sign a new contract with Fiorentina to keep him at the club until 2022.
Dimitar Berbatov reveals why he rejected Fiorentina and Juventus for Fulham in 2012. “I didn’t want to learn a new language.”
Stefano Pioli warns Fiorentina not to “underestimate” Crotone after their three consecutive Serie A victories. “They play very direct football.”
Fiorentina will be without top goalscorer Cyril Thereau against Crotone on Sunday after he picked up a thigh strain.
Torino’s Antonio Barreca has been given a one match ban after his red card against Fiorentina.
Paolo Valeri has been announced as the referee for Saturday’s match between Milan and Juventus.
Sinisa Mihajlovic admitted his Torino job is in doubt after a 3-0 loss to Fiorentina and explained his Anne Frank gaffe.
Fiorentina made the most of Torino errors at both ends of the field to send the Granata spiralling into crisis.
Check out all the confirmed line-ups for the eight Serie A matches kicking off this evening, including Bologna-Lazio and Fiorentina-Torino.
Join us for all the build-up and action from tonight’s nine Serie A games, including Genoa-Napoli, Juventus-SPAL, Chievo-Milan and Roma-Crotone.
Torino boss Sinisa Mihajlovic claimed not to know who Anne Frank was after Lazio ultras used her as a subject for anti-Semitic slurs.
Sofiane Boufal’s agent claims both Inter and Fiorentina wanted the Southampton man in the summer.
Fiorentina Coach Stefano Pioli says Torino is “an important game”, with both sides level in the table.
Fiorentina midfielder Marco Benassi says he was “second or even third choice” for Sinisa Mihajlovic at Torino.
Benevento Coach Marco Baroni concedes nine straight defeats put them in “a difficult situation, but we’ve got to keep believing.”
Milan reportedly deciding between Paulo Sousa and Gennaro Gattuso as caretaker if Vincenzo Montella is sacked, awaiting Antonio Conte or Carlo Ancelotti.
Stefano Pioli insists Fiorentina’s 3-0 victory away to bottom of the table Benevento was “not to be taken for granted.”
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s Serie A games, including the Verona Derby, Milan-Genoa, Torino-Roma, Udinese-Juventus and Lazio-Cagliari.
While Sky Sport Italia insist Milan are sticking with Vincenzo Montella, the Corriere dello Sport points to Paulo Sousa.