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Stunningly, Fiorentina have sacked manager saying their decision was down to a lack of respect over recent comments the coach made. Montella guided La Viola to a fourth-placed finish in Serie A this season, but recent reported comments made by him towards the club’s supporters brought about Monday’s decision with two years remaining on his [...]

Napoli and Fiorentina have both been handed difficult ties in the Europa League, drawing Wolfsburg and Dynamo Kiev respectively. The Partenopei face a duanting trip to Germany on April 16, with Dieter Hecking’s side having comfortably seen off Inter in the last round. Fiorentina will also play away from home in the first leg, with [...]

Fiorentina Get Salah On Loan In Cuadrado Deal

As part of the deal that saw winger Juan Cuadrado move from Fiorentina to Chelsea, Viola have got 22-year-old Mohamed Salah on loan for the rest of the season. Salah, only arrived at Stamford Bridge from Basel last January, but he has struggled to make an impact under Jose Mourinho.The Croatia U-21 international has been [...]

Fiorentina’s Savic hit with four-match ban

Fiorentina defender Stefan Savic has been handed a four-match ban for violent conduct. Savic was sent off in the closing stages of his team’s shock 1-0 defeat at strugglers Parma on Tuesday for elbowing forward Antonio Cassano in an off-the-ball incident. A statement from the Lega Serie A read: “In the 40th minute of the [...]

Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella is hoping his side will build some momentum when they host winless Sassuolo in Serie A on Wednesday. La Viola go into the encounter at the Artemio Franchi stadium in high spirits, and for good reason. Fiorentina fans were able to breathe a big sigh of relief after their team’s 1-0 [...]

Giuseppe Rossi Facing More Surgery

Fears are growing that Fiorentina forward Giuseppe Rossi may need another operation on his right knee after tests showed only a slight improvement in the player’s condition. A routine examination on a muscular injury Rossi, 27, picked up recently revealed that the knee which was operated on last January was showing signs of having been [...]

Giuseppe Rossi Injured Again

Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi is set to miss his team’s Italian Serie A opener at Roma on August 30 with a knee problem. The Italy international hurt his right leg in training last week, although tests have ruled out more serious damage. A statement from Fiorentina read: “The tests done have excluded any muscle injuries [...]

Fiorentina book final spot

Fiorentina overturned a first-leg deficit in their Coppa Italia semi-final as a 2-0 win over Udinese took them into the final. Antonio Di Natale and Luis Muriel had given Udinese a 2-1 win in last week’s encounter, but Juan Manuel Vargas’ goal for Fiorentina was to prove crucial. Manuel Pasqual opened the scoring after 14 [...]

Anderson completes Fiorentina move

Manchester United midfielder Anderson has completed his loan move to Fiorentina, the Serie A club have announced. The 25-year-old, who has been at Old Trafford since 2007, took part in his first training session with his new club on Saturday after agreeing a move until the end of the season and passing a medical. The [...]

Injury worry for Rossi

Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi has suffered a possible injury setback after hurting his knee in his side’s 1-0 win over Livorno on Sunday. La Viola confirmed the Italian international had suffered a “sprain” to his right knee, the joint in which he has twice damaged cruciate ligaments. He was replaced in the 71st minute of [...]