FIORENTINA NEWS

Inter host Spal in the early kick-off, then Milan visit Lazio, Fiorentina take on Verona and this evening Napoli are in Bologna.
Fabio Pecchia admits “now it’s up to me to get the best out of” a revamped Hellas Verona side against Fiorentina.
Stefano Pioli wants Fiorentina to use their transformation as “further motivation rather than an alibi” against Hellas Verona.
Sampdoria-Roma has been called off due to a weather warning, but there are concerns for four other Sunday Serie A games.
Sampdoria-Roma is postponed due to weather warnings, but Juventus host Chievo today, then Inter take on Spal, Milan visit Lazio, Napoli are in Bologna.
The Serie A weekend will be one fixture down, as tonight’s match between Sampdoria and Roma was cancelled due to the weather in Genoa.
Juventus remain fifth in the updated UEFA club ranking, but Napoli climb above Europa League winners Manchester United.
The 20 Serie A clubs have failed to agree on a new Lega President, so will reconvene in around 12 days.
A meeting of the Lega Serie A is underway in Milan, with the election of a new President one of the items on the agenda.
Over 30,000 more season tickets have been sold across Serie A this season, with Milan up by 14,000.
Fiorentina and Italy prospect Simone Lo Faso has revealed that Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is his “point of reference”.
Nenad Tomovic insists he “didn’t hesitate” in his deadline day transfer from Fiorentina to Chievo. “Many players were reborn here.”
Fiorentina are still up for sale, so they must be self-financing for the foreseeable future as the Della Valle family won’t invest.
Fiorentina legend Giancarlo Antognoni wonders if Federico Bernardeschi regrets joining Juventus - “it’s not easy to play there…”
Fiorentina have officially released Matias Fernandez on a free transfer, allowing the midfielder to join Mexican side Necaxa.
Fiorentina new boy Cyril Thereau claims “I was close to joining Inter on several occasions” in the past.
Torino President Urbano Cairo was “never afraid of losing” Andrea Belotti, but the Chelsea offer for Davide Zappacosta was “too good to refuse.”
Trabzonspor representatives are still in Italy negotiating for Milan midfielder Jose Sosa and Fiorentina wing-back Maxi Olivera.
Mati Fernandez could leave Fiorentina to sign for Mexican side Club Necaxa, it’s reported.
Emanuele Giaccherini’s agent claims the midfielder is “unsellable” for Napoli as “there was no-one better on the market” for the Partenopei.