EMPOLI NEWS

Luis Muriel insists Sampdoria “cannot throw away the whole season” by failing to qualify for Europe.
Empoli Coach Maurizio Sarri has fuelled rumours about a possible departure by saying he doesn’t know what will happen this summer.
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe was at Empoli’s training ground today to study Maurizio Sarri’s methods.
Empoli defender Daniele Rugani says there’s ‘no rush’ to feature for Juventus, as the club will decide when he’s ready.
Maurizio Sarri was furious with his “arrogant” Empoli after defeat to Verona and threatened a training retreat.
Andrea Mandorlini hopes Verona can help Luca Toni achieve his “fairy tale” Capocannoniere title.
Genoa crushed Atalanta 4-1, but Cagliari are relegated anyway after losing to Palermo, while Maxi Lopez revived Torino and Verona saw off Empoli.
Follow all the action as it happens from Sunday afternoon in Serie A with Torino-Chievo, Cagliari-Palermo, Atalanta-Genoa and Verona-Empoli.
Maurizio Sarri assured Empoli will visit Verona “with a battling spirit and great intensity” to enjoy their football.
Fiorentina have reportedly made an offer to Empoli for midfielder Mirko Valdifiori.
Vincenzo Montella could quit Fiorentina and the list of replacements includes Luciano Spalletti, Roberto Donadoni and Andrea Stramaccioni.
Vincenzo Montella celebrated Fiorentina’s victory over Empoli and assured “I believe we can do it against Sevilla.”
Josip Ilicic’s brace gave Fiorentina a much-needed and hard-fought 3-2 victory over Empoli in the Derby di Toscana.
Fiorentina need to get their season back on track, but visit upstart neighbours Empoli in the Derby di Toscana.
Maurizio Sarri assures Empoli are “fired up” for the Derby di Toscana against Fiorentina. “We’re playing for the city and the fans.”
Vincenzo Montella insists Fiorentina “aren’t dead yet” in Serie A or the Europa League as they visit Empoli for the Tuscan Derby.
Torino Coach Giampiero Ventura felt bad for Daniele Padelli, but confessed the howler against Empoli “affected us psychologically.”
Maurizio Sarri said beating Torino to secure their Serie A safety proves “football has a place for Empoli.”
Empoli midfielder Mirko Valdifiori described securing their Serie A status as ‘our Scudetto’ after the win over Torino.
Torino missed the chance to move into a Europa League spot, with Daniele Padelli's howler handing Empoli a 1-0 win and Serie A safety.