Veteran Udinese forward Antonio Di Natale has been linked with an astonishing January move to Fiorentina.
The Zebrette striker revealed on Monday that he will retire at the end of the season, but La Repubblica report that the Viola will try to persuade the former Italy international to join them for the last six months of his career.
With Mario Gomez yet to return from injury and Giuseppe Rossi set for an extended period on the sidelines, Vincenzo Montella is in desperate need of a goalscorer.
And the paper believes that the Tuscan club will attempt to approach the Capocannoniere winner with the hope of bringing him in this month.
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