FIORENTINA NEWS

Giuseppe Rossi’s agent admits a move to Napoli in January is “possible, as we were very close to them in the past,” but Miroslav Klose is on stand-by.
It’s a super Saturday with Napoli-Roma for second place in an early kick-off, Pescara-Sampdoria and Juventus-Udinese, then tomorrow Inter-Cagliari and an unexpected Chievo-Milan.
Fiorentina President Mario Cognini insists “we will not dismantle the squad, but if it does happen, we’ll replace those who leave.”
Inter have put Fiorentina winger Federico Bernardeschi at the top of their transfer wish-list, according to reports.
With competition from Chelsea, Milan are reportedly lining up the first formal offer for Fiorentina’s Milan Badelj.
Fiorentina will reportedly try again for Inter forward Stevan Jovetic in January, having failed in the summer.
Antonio Conte’s Chelsea have joined the race for Fiorentina midfielder Milan Badelj, according to reports.
Fiorentina could loan Ianis Hagi to Adrian Mutu’s Dinamo Bucharest, claim reports in Romania.
Borja Valero declared he wants “to see out my career at Fiorentina and have the time to repay them for all they’ve given to me.”
Milan Badelj and Leandro Paredes are reportedly Milan’s top targets for the January transfer window.
Nikola Kalinic, Simone Zaza and Leonardo Pavoletti are options for Napoli in January, especially if Stevan Jovetic joins Fiorentina.
Fiorentina defender Nenad Tomovic has hit back over criticism of his performances, by assuring fans that he ‘fights for the team’.
Former Parma, Juventus and Fiorentina striker Adrian Mutu has announced his retirement from football in order to concentrate on his coaching career.
Fiorentina’s Josip Ilicic has somewhat surprisingly been singled out for praise by Joe Hart. “He’s a top playmaker with a good left foot.”
Pantaleo Corvino says everyone at Fiorentina is “pulling in the same direction” as the club’s desire is “to reach the sky” and “win some silverware”.
Fiorentina striker Mauro Zarate warns “I want to play more” to “help reverse this negative trend”.
Rennes goalkeeper Benoit Costil will be out of contract at the end of the season and admits “Milan are my favourite team”, in a blow to Fiorentina.
There is fresh tension between Fiorentina and their midfielder Milan Badelj, who has already stated that he wants to leave the club.
Federico Bernardeschi insists Italy “managed at times to play our football” in the 3-2 World Cup qualifying victory in Macedonia.
Italy could make six changes to the starting XI for tonight’s World Cup qualifier in Macedonia after a 1-1 draw with Spain.