Tuesday January 5 2021
Official: Spezia sign Saponara

Spezia have officially announced the arrival of Fiorentina attacker Riccardo Saponara on loan with an option to buy.

The 29-year-old has moved from the Viola to help Spezia fight for survival in Serie A 2020-21 and Spezia confirmed the transfer on their official website.

“Riccardo Saponara is a new player of Spezia Calcio,” the club wrote. “The talented midfielder arrives on a loan with the option to buy from ACF Fiorentina.”

Saponara has played 34 games for Fiorentina, but has 146 appearances in Serie A, after stints with Empoli, Sampdoria, Genoa, Milan and Lecce.