FIORENTINA NEWS

Vincenzo Montella says Fiorentina must “not be victims” when taking on Juventus for the first of three clashes.
Claudio Marchisio talked about his Juventus future, including the triple showdown with Fiorentina.
Fiorentina President Andrea Della Valle has described Friday’s decision to reduce Borja Valero’s ban by one match as a ‘defeat for football.’
Borja Valero’s four match ban after being sent off against Parma has been reduced by one game, it has been confirmed.
Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini has been passed fit for the Old Lady’s match with rivals Fiorentina, report Tuttosport.
Borja Valero has claimed he is ‘confident’ that his four-match ban can be overturned this afternoon.
Head of the Referees’ Association Marcello Nicchi says Serie A sides complain about match officials to deflect attention away from themselves.
Fiorentina goalkeeper Neto assures he is “not afraid of Carlos Tevez” or Juventus ahead of Sunday’s clash.
The referees for Serie A Week 27 have been assigned, as Daniele Orsato takes Juventus-Fiorentina and Gianluca Rocchi officiates Napoli-Roma.
Juventus striker Fernando Llorente was at a loss to explain the Old Lady’s second half performance in their 4-2 defeat to Fiorentina earlier this season.
Claudio Marchisio says that Juventus’ attention will not be on hoping Napoli stall Roma’s title bid further, but on Fiorentina.
There are reports Fiorentina have secured a deal for Argentine teenager Nicolas Minutella.
The decision on whether to reduce Borja Valero’s four match ban will be made on Friday, it has emerged.
Fiorentina striker Mario Gomez says both he and fans will need to be patient as he returns to full fitness.
Fiorentina sporting director Daniele Prade believes that his side can beat Juventus in their upcoming clashes.
Cesare Prandelli has admitted his astonishment that Borja Valero has failed to make the Spain squad for their friendly.
Fiorentina sporting director Daniele Prade says the dialogue between Viola Coach Vincenzo Montella and Italian referee chief Marcello Nicchi is positive.
Ciro Ferrara has commented that ‘perhaps the title race has not ever been open’ this season, due to Juventus’ mentality and way of playing.
A majority of high profile Coaches in Italy polled are in agreement over the introduction of video technology into the game.
Vicente del Bosque says that whilst Borja Valero, Jose Callejon and Fernando Llorente have impressed in Serie A, he is struggling for space in Spain.