FIORENTINA NEWS

The dates and times for this season’s Coppa Italia quarter-finals have been confirmed.
Fiorentina will reportedly pay €13m for Empoli midfielder Hamed Traore, who is undergoing his medical with the Viola.
Fiorentina defender Kevin Diks is reportedly on the verge of joining Standard Liege.
Fiorentina have reportedly missed out on Sao Paulo goalkeeper Lucas Perri, as he is heading to Crystal Palace instead.
Empoli have officially sold midfielder Hamed Traore to Fiorentina but confirm he will see the season out with them.
Fiorentina have reportedly beaten Inter to the signing of Empoli youngster Hamed Traore.
Torino Coach Walter Mazzarri admits they have only themselves to blame for a 2-0 Coppa Italia defeat to Fiorentina.
Stefano Pioli felt Fiorentina “held out under pressure when we needed to and struck at the right time” in a 2-0 Coppa Italia win at Torino.
Federico Chiesa struck twice in the final minutes to send Fiorentina through to the Coppa Italia quarter-final, as Torino were too wasteful.
Fiorentina give Luis Muriel his debut from the start, dropping Giovanni Simeone, in the Coppa Italia showdown with Torino.
Sevilla have leapfrogged Schalke 04 in the race for Napoli midfielder Marko Rog, with talks believed to be at an advanced stage.
West Ham United have reportedly changed their minds after initially giving the all-clear for Fiorentina to buy Pedro Obiang at €10m.
Multiple Italian reports claim Fiorentina are very close to a deal for West Ham United midfielder Pedro Obiang.
Milan Badelj has reportedly already asked to leave Lazio in January due to a lack of playing time.
Juventus and Genoa are reportedly working together to secure Gornik Zabrze midfielder Szymon Zurkowski, surprising Fiorentina.
Italy Coach Roberto Mancini sees Nicolò Zaniolo as a “Paul Pogba style box-to-box midfielder,” while Nicolò Barella is reminiscent of Marco Tardelli.
Fiorentina are targeting Pedro Obiang from West Ham United, having already negotiated for him over the summer, it’s reported.
Fiorentina Coach Stefano Pioli will use “the best line-up to win” the Coppa Italia clash with Torino, which could include Luis Muriel.
Luis Muriel confirms ‘I’d already given my word’ to Fiorentina before Milan but admits Juan Cuadrado ‘played a key role’ in his move to the Viola.
Luis Muriel made an ideal debut in the Fiorentina jersey, scoring a 39-minute hat-trick in a friendly against Maltese side Hibernians.