Diamanti with Fiorentina for medical

Alessandro Diamanti will undergo medical tests with Fiorentina, pending an official announcement of his transfer as early as today.

La Viola were said to have finalised the deal for the Guangzhou Evergrande winger earlier this week, with the player not going back to join his team in China.

Today's edition of La Nazione reiterates those reports and that only a few documents are now needed from China to complete the paperwork on the deal.

Alessandro Diamanti will undergo medical tests with Fiorentina, pending an official announcement of his transfer as early as today.

La Viola were said to have finalised the deal for the Guangzhou Evergrande winger earlier this week, with the player not going back to join his team in China.

Today's edition of La Nazione reiterates those reports and that only a few documents are now needed from China to complete the paperwork on the deal.

It is also reported that should the medical exams be positive, the former Bologna player may be available as early as Week 19.

According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, the deal may be made official in the next 24 hours.