FIORENTINA NEWS

Stefano Pioli was delighted with Fiorentina’s reaction to last week’s home hammering by Verona in victory at Bologna.
It was a bizarre game at the Stadio Dall’Ara, as both teams scored directly from the corner flag before Federico Chiesa’s more traditional winner.
Join us for build-up and action as it happens from today’s seven Serie A games, including Verona-Roma, Juventus-Sassuolo, Udinese-Milan and Benevento-Napoli.
Check out all the official line-ups from this afternoon’s Serie A games, including Udinese-Milan, Juventus-Sassuolo and Bologna-Fiorentina.
Juventus have to hope Federico Bernardeschi holds out amid an injury crisis as they host Sassuolo on Khouma Babacar’s debut.
Fiorentina co-owner Andrea Della Valle is adamant the Viola will respond to last weekend’s humiliating loss to Verona.
Bologna Coach Roberto Donadoni calls for his players to step up in order to cover for the absence of Simone Verdi.
Stefano Pioli knew it was inevitable Fiorentina fans would protest ahead of their trip to Bologna. “They expressed support and concern.”
Sassuolo Coach Beppe Iachini “breathed a sigh of relief” when Matteo Politano’s move to Napoli fell through and prepares to face Juventus.
Diego Falcinelli admits “you can’t turn down Fiorentina”, and aims a jab at Sassuolo Coach Beppe Iachini.
To celebrate the legendary striker’s 49th birthday, Football Italia picks out the best five strikes of his career.
Today is the 49th birthday of Fiorentina legend and Roma Scudetto winner Gabriel Batistuta.
Fiorentina midfielder Carlos Sanchez has left the club to join Spanish side Espanyol on loan.
Fiorentina have officially sent Khouma Babacar to Sassuolo, on loan with obligation to buy, with Diego Falcinelli going the other way.
Inter defender Danilo D’Ambrosio explains why he turned down a move to Chelsea. “You must chase dreams and not money.”
Diego Falcinelli has arrived for his Fiorentina medical, as part of the deal which will take Khouma Babacar to Sassuolo.
Sassuolo are on the verge of signing Fiorentina’s Khouma Bacabar for €10m plus Diego Falcinelli on loan.
Genoa have reportedly made a late bid for Fiorentina midfielder Carlos Sanchez after talks with Verona collapsed.
Follow all the latest rumours, done deals, confirmed moves and collapsed negotiations with our transfer deadline day Liveblog.
Sassuolo director Giovanni Carnevali warns that Matteo Politano to Napoli and Khouma Babacar arriving from Fiorentina are unlikely.