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Thursday February 13 2020
Viola President convinced Chiesa

Daniele Prade has claimed Federico Chiesa has been convinced to stay at Fiorentina by President Rocco Commisso and coach Beppe Iachini.

The winger has been linked with a move away from the Artemio Franchi and the Viola have done all they can to keep the Italy international.

The sporting director Prade has revealed that the starlet has been convinced by the ambition at the club and claimed their investments in January has proved it.

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Wednesday February 12 2020
Kouame: 'Couldn't believe Fiorentina called'

New Fiorentina signing Christian Kouame says he “couldn’t believe it when the club called,” following his January move from Genoa.

Kouame signed for the Viola despite being injured, but the club’s director of sport Daniele Prade had no doubts.

“Christian is a strong player. Buying a player in January who is injured may seem like a risk, but he is not,” Prade said at Kouame’s unveiling.

“His sugery was done well and he might be back on the pitch in April, even if we are aiming for next season.

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Tuesday February 4 2020
Prade reveals why Amrabat chose Viola

Fiorentina sporting director Daniele Prade has revealed why Hellas Verona's Sofyan Amrabat chose the Artemio Franchi as his next destination.

Amrabat seemed like he would move from Verona to Napoli this summer, but after three intense days, Fiorentina signed the Morocco international, who only arrived in Serie A last summer.

Prade said it all started from a conversation after the match between Fiorentina and Verona, leading to a €20m deal taking place after the current season.

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Monday February 3 2020
Prade: 'Paqueta deal never likely'

Fiorentina director of sport Daniele Prade says a deal for Lucas Paqueta was never likely. “Milan only wanted a loan agreement, whereas we are looking to the present and the future.”

The Viola were busy in the January transfer window, signing the likes Alfred Duncan, Kevin Agudello, Christian Kouame and Igor, whilst also securing Sofyan Amrabat for next season.

Prade was speaking to Lady Radio and commented on their moves in the market.

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Monday February 3 2020
Prade: 'Proud of Commisso rage'

Fiorentina director Daniele Pradè is “proud” of President Rocco Commisso for calling the refereeing performance in the Juventus game “disgusting.”

The Italian-American patron went on several television stations to protest vociferously after the 3-0 defeat in Turin, specifically complaining that the second Juve penalty was awarded despite the incident being viewed on VAR.

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Sunday February 2 2020
Prade: 'Invested 70m in January'

Fiorentina director Daniele Pradè was stunned by their January transfer window, “investing €70m in players useful for the present and future.”

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“We signed players who can be useful for the present, plus Christian Kouame and Sofyan Amrabat who can be important for the future,” the director told DAZN.

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Wednesday January 22 2020
Prade: 'Fiorentina becoming attractive again'

Fiorentina director of sport Daniele Prade admits that the club are seeking a midfielder and a defender, whilst believing they are “becoming an attractive club for many players.”

Prade was speaking at a press conference to announce the contract renewal of Riccardo Sottil until 2024, and spoke on a variety of issues.

“We are very happy, because another young player has married our project. He [Sottil] has renwed until 2024,” said Prade.

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Saturday December 28 2019
Fiorentina: 'Montella had to go'

Fiorentina directors Joe Barone and Daniele Pradè explain why Vincenzo Montella was sacked to bring in Beppe Iachini. “It was a difficult, but necessary choice.”

The Viola held a press conference this afternoon to present their new tactician.

“Fiorentina want to thank Montella for his hard work. It was a difficult decision, but a necessary one,” said Barone.

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Saturday December 21 2019
Fiorentina seek Montella replacement

Fiorentina have decided to sack Vincenzo Montella, with Luciano Spalletti the ideal replacement, but Beppe Iachini or Gigi Di Biagio are more likely.

The Viola practically dismissed their coach last night following a 4-1 home defeat to Roma, leaving them with one point from the last six Serie A rounds.

Since returning to the Fiorentina bench in April, Montella had 27 competitive matches in charge, managing just six wins, seven draws and 14 defeats.

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Friday December 20 2019
Prade: 'Montella replacement tough'

Fiorentina director of sport Daniele Pradè practically confirmed Vincenzo Montella’s dismissal. “It’s not easy to find a strong replacement, but patience has its limits.”

For the second season in a row, the Viola are flirting with relegation, as this evening’s 4-1 home defeat to Roma means they picked up one point in the last six Serie A rounds.

“It’s a very tough moment, we can only apologise to the fans,” Pradè told Radio Bruno.

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