Luca Toni has warned Stevan Jovetic “is suffering” because he feels the Fiorentina fans no longer love him as they did.
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Jovetic is hot property on the transfer market and there are consistent reports he could leave over the summer for Juventus, Arsenal or Manchester City.
“At the moment he is disappointed because everyone always expects him to do something spectacular,” explained Toni.
“He is trying to, but it doesn’t always work. He feels that some of the fans and the media don’t have the same enthusiasm for him as they used to, because so many think he will leave.
“Stevan is suffering in this situation, so in every game he tries an extraordinary flick or trick to win back their affection and attention. He’s not alone, as all players suffer when they feel affection is lacking.”
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