FIORENTINA NEWS

The referees have been assigned for Serie A Week 20, including Paolo Valeri for Fiorentina-Inter and Marco Guida for Roma-Atalanta.
Giovanni Simeone doesn’t think Inter are going through a crisis, and promises his father Diego will be their Coach “one day”.
Roma and Vincenzo Montella’s Sevilla have both reportedly joined the race to sign Fiorentina midfielder Milan Badelj.
Milan hope to have Nikola Kalinic back against Crotone on Saturday, but there are problems for Ignazio Abate and Marco Storari.
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Napoli are reported to be lining up a €40m move for Fiorentina’s Federico Chiesa.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s nine Serie A games, including Fiorentina-Milan, Roma-Sassuolo, Inter-Lazio and Verona-Juventus.
Stefano Pioli was furious after Fiorentina’s 1-1 draw with Milan, claiming Alessio Romagnoli’s foul “should’ve been a double red card.”
Gianluigi Donnarumma shrugged off transfer speculation after his 100th appearance for Milan. “I have a four-year contract and I’m happy.”
Gennaro Gattuso believes Milan “could even have won” after their first comeback of the season to draw 1-1 at Fiorentina.
Hakan Calhanoglu wiped out a Giovanni Simeone header within three minutes, as Milan clung on amid controversy against Fiorentina.
Vincenzo Montella was presented to the media and declared Sevilla is “the ideal club for me to express my ideas of football.”
Fiorentina director Giancarlo Antognoni was surprised to see Federico Chiesa benched and the Viola in front of Milan.
Davide Calabria hopes Milan’s Coppa Italia success over Inter can “be the definitive turning point” as they face Fiorentina today.
Milan have Gianluigi Donnarumma back with teenage hitman Patrick Cutrone, but Fiorentina surprisingly bench Federico Chiesa.
Some accused Nikola Kalinic of faking injury to avoid facing old club Fiorentina, so the Milan striker showed the damage to his ankle.
Federico Chiesa discussed comparisons with father Enrico and being the face of the new Fiorentina. “We’ve not yet seen the real Federico Chiesa.”
Gianluigi Donnarumma is back in the Milan squad, but Nikola Kalinic is out for the trip to Fiorentina.
Stefano Pioli says the game with Milan is “important” for Fiorentina, and believes the Rossoneri are better than their position would suggest.
Milan Coach Gennaro Gattuso warns “I’m not a magician” ahead of the meeting with Stefano Pioli’s “organised” Fiorentina.