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Ex-Italy striker Montella returns as Fiorentina coach

Milan (AFP) – Vincenzo Montella has returned for a second stint as coach of mid-table Serie A side Fiorentina, the Italian club announced on Wednesday. Montella previously coached the Tuscany outfit from 2012 to 2015,... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Milan, Sport, Soccer, Italy, Fiorentina, Tuscany, Afp, Vincenzo Montella, Montella


Fiorentina rehires Montella after Pioli steps down

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Fiorentina has rehired Vincenzo Montella as coach, a day after Stefano Pioli stepped down amid a seven-match winless streak. Montella previously coached Fiorentina from 2012-15, guiding the squad to fourth place in three straight seasons — plus the semifinals of the Europa League and an Italian Cup final. Fiorentina said Wednesday […]
Tags: News, Sports, Europa League, Florence, Fiorentina, Vincenzo Montella, Montella, Stefano Pioli, Pioli, Italy AP


Fiorentina coach Pioli steps down amid 7-game winless run

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Fiorentina coach Stefano Pioli has stepped down amid a seven-match winless streak. The club says assistant coach Giacomo Murelli was directing training on Tuesday, while no immediate replacement was named. Fiorentina has dropped out of contention for European competition and is down to 10th place in Serie A following a loss […]
Tags: News, Sports, Florence, Fiorentina, Stefano Pioli, Pioli, Italy AP, Giacomo Murelli


Record crowd of 39,000 watch Juventus women defeat Fiorentina

Juventus women played their first ever game at Allianz Stadium in Turin, where a record crowd of 39,000 watched them defeat Fiorentina in a top-of-the-table clash.
Tags: Cnn, Juventus, Fiorentina, Turin, Allianz Stadium


Leeds targeting Boca Juniors’ Nahitan Nández

Leeds willing to spend £25m on Nandez Various news outlets have this week been reporting that Leeds are set to make an audacious bid for Boca Juniors star, Nahitan Nandez. According to Ovacion, Leeds are willing to pay upwards of £25m to land Nandez. The midfielder is said to have a release clause somewhere in the region of £12m. Leeds may also face competition from several Serie A clubs for Nandez including Fiorentina and Cagliari. The 23-year-old moved to Boca Juniors in 2017 for a fee of aro...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Arsenal, Yorkshire, Ryan Giggs, Leeds, Gabon, Fiorentina, Millwall, Boca Juniors, Cagliari, Marcelo Bielsa, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, Stadio Atleti Azzurri, LOSC Lille, Atalanta BC


Juventus Women 1-0 Fiorentina: Record crowd of 39,000 watch game at Allianz Stadium

Juventus Women beat Fiorentina 1-0 in the first game at the Allianz Stadium in front of a capacity 39,000 fans - a record for a women's game in Italy.
Tags: Football, Juventus, Fiorentina, Allianz Stadium, Juventus Women


Chiesa pulls out of Italy squad, Florenzi a doubt

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Fiorentina forward Federico Chiesa has left the Italy training camp with an injury, while Alessandro Florenzi is also a doubt for the upcoming European Championship qualifiers. Chiesa, who has made 11 appearances for Italy, pulled out of Tuesday’s training session after a recurrence of a thigh injury and the Italian football […]
Tags: News, Sports, Italy, Florence, Fiorentina, Chiesa, Alessandro Florenzi, Italy AP, Federico Chiesa


Arsenal on alert as Steven Nzonzi eyes Roma exit

As per a pair of reports from Calciomercato and the Gazzetta Dello Sport, AS Roma midfielder Steven Nzonzi is eyeing a summer departure from the Serie A giants. Roma stint Nzonzi, a 30-year-old deep-lying midfielder equally adept either with the ball at his feet or breaking up the attacks of opposing sides, made the move to Roma from La Liga outfit Sevilla last summer. The Giallorossi splashed out an initial fee of 26 million Euro to secure the former Blackburn and Stoke standout’s signature, ...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, La Liga, Marseille, Italy, Tottenham, Arsenal, Champions League, Sevilla, Steven Nzonzi, Roma, Gabon, Porto, Fiorentina, Blackburn


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Fiorentina’s Europa League push stalled with Cagliari defeat

Rome (AFP) – Joao Pedro and Luca Ceppitelli struck in the second half as Cagliari stalled Fiorentina’s Europa League ambitions with a 2-1 win at home in Sardinia on Friday. Pedro connected with a Fabrizio Cacciatore... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Rome, Soccer, Europa League, Fiorentina, Cagliari, Pedro, Sardinia, Afp, Joao Pedro, Luca Ceppitelli


Cagliari beats Fiorentina 2-1 for 3rd successive home win

CAGLIARI, Italy (AP) — Cagliari defeated Fiorentina 2-1 on Friday to boost its chances of avoiding relegation from Serie A with its third successive home win. Goals from Joao Pedro and Luca Ceppitelli lifted the Sardinian side nine points above the relegation zone with 10 games remaining, and dealt a blow to Fiorentina’s declining hopes […]
Tags: News, Sports, Fiorentina, Cagliari, Joao Pedro, Luca Ceppitelli, CAGLIARI Italy AP


Pjaca faces lengthy injury layoff after tearing ACL

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Fiorentina and Croatia winger Marko Pjaca is facing another lengthy injury layoff. The Serie A club said Saturday that Pjaca injured his left knee in training the previous day and tests revealed he has torn the anterior cruciate ligament. Pjaca, who is on loan from Juventus, will see a surgeon in […]
Tags: News, Sports, Juventus, Croatia, Florence, Fiorentina, Marko Pjaca, Pjaca, Italy AP


Atalanta hold on to Champions League hopes as Italy remembers Astori

Rome (AFP) – Atalanta kept their hopes of Champions League football alive after beating Fiorentina 3-1 on an emotional day in which Serie A honoured the memory of the Viola’s deceased former captain Davide Astori.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Rome, Soccer, Italy, Champions League, Atalanta, Fiorentina, Davide Astori, Afp, Viola, Astori


Fiorentina draws 3-3 in 1st leg of Italian Cup semifinals

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — A late equalizer from Luis Muriel gave Fiorentina a 3-3 draw with Atalanta in the first leg of the Italian Cup semifinals on Wednesday. Atalanta raced out to a 2-0 lead with early goals from Alejandro “Papu” Gomez and Mario Pasalic before Federico Chiesa and Marco Benassi scored for Fiorentina to […]
Tags: News, Sports, Atalanta, Fiorentina, Florence Italy, Marco Benassi, Mario Pasalic, Luis Muriel, Federico Chiesa, Alejandro Papu Gomez


Roma need to show ambition against Porto, says Di Francesco

Rome (AFP) – Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco called on his side to show ambition against Porto in Tuesday’s Champions League last 16, first-leg tie at the Stadio Olimpico to rekindle enthusiasm after recent knocks. Roma crashed out of the Coppa Italia with a 7-1 thrashing by Fiorentina but are now unbeaten in their last six Serie A games to sit one point off the Champions League berths. “This game is a great chance to produce a big performance and bring back some enthusiasm,” said Di Francesco....
Tags: Sport, Rome, Soccer, Liverpool, Portugal, Champions League, Ac Milan, Roma, Porto, Fiorentina, Jesus Corona, Chievo, Daniele De Rossi, Afp, Coppa Italia, Eusebio Di Francesco


Napoli stumble at Fiorentina, Martinez gets Inter back winning

Milan (AFP) – Napoli could finish the weekend trailing Serie A leaders Juventus by 11 points after Carlo Ancelotti’s wasteful side stuttered to a 0-0 draw at Fiorentina on Saturday. Fiorentina goalkeeper Alban Lafont produced... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Carlo Ancelotti, Juventus, Fiorentina, Napoli, Afp, Inter, Alban Lafont, Milan AFP Napoli, Fiorentina Martinez


Napoli stumble in stalemate at Fiorentina

Milan (AFP) – Napoli could finish the weekend trailing Serie A leaders Juventus by 11 points after Carlo Ancelotti’s wasteful side stuttered to a 0-0 draw at Fiorentina on Saturday. Fiorentina goalkeeper Alban Lafont produced... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Carlo Ancelotti, Juventus, Fiorentina, Napoli, Afp, Alban Lafont, Milan AFP Napoli


Where to find Fiorentina vs. Napoli on US TV and streaming

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Fiorentina vs. Napoli in the US, we have all of the details for you about the Serie A match. Fiorentina-Napoli is available exclusively via ESPN+... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: US, Sport, Soccer, Espn, Fiorentina, Napoli, Leagues: Serie A, Fiorentina Napoli


Former West Ham defender jailed after car sale scam

Prague (AFP) – Former Czech Republic international Tomas Repka was jailed for 15-months on Thursday on charges of selling a leased Mercedes for 46,500 euros ($52,700). Repka played three years at Fiorentina in Italy and... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Italy, Mercedes, Fiorentina, Afp, Tomas Repka, Repka, Prague AFP Former Czech Republic


Top 5 Serie A goals of the week: Lazio's hero No. 1

Felipe Caicedo gave Lazio's quest to finish top four in Serie A a big boost with the top goal in Italy on Matchday 22.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Italy, Latest, Fiorentina, Italian Serie A, Lazio, Sassuolo, Bologna, Empoli, Felipe Caicedo


Udinese 1-1 Fiorentina: Shared spoils at Dacia Arena

Jens Stryger Larsen's opener was promptly offset by Edimilson Fernandes' strike, leaving Fiorentina and Udinese with a point each at full time.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Latest, Fiorentina, Italian Serie A, Udinese, Dacia Arena, Edimilson Fernandes, Jens Stryger Larsen


Santander winner for Bologna piles pressure on Inter Milan

Milan (AFP) – Federico Santander scored as Bologna beat Inter Milan 1-0 for their first win in over four months to give new coach Sinisa Mihajlovic the perfect start and pile the pressure on Inter boss Luciano Spalletti. Spalletti and his team were booed off the pitch at the San Siro after their third-place cushion was cut to just five points on city rivals AC Milan who travel to Roma, in fifth, later Sunday. Relegation-threatened Bologna sacked coach Filippo Inzaghi and replaced him with forme...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Ac Milan, Inter Milan, Santander, Roma, Fiorentina, Torino, Lazio, Real Betis, Sassuolo, Udinese, Genoa, Bologna, San Siro, Mauro Icardi


Roma forward Dzeko given 2-match ban for insulting ref

Roma forward Edin Dzeko has been given a two-match Italian Cup ban and fined ?10,000 ($11,500) following his dismissal against Fiorentina on Wednesday            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Edin Dzeko, Roma, Fiorentina, Dzeko


Roma's Edin Dzeko suspended two games for conduct

Federico Chiesa's hat trick led the way for Fiorentina in their 7-1 win over AS Roma, propelling La Viola to the Coppa Italia semifinals. Edin Dzeko has been handed a two-game ban for unsporting behaviour in Roma's Coppa Italia clash with Fiorentina on Wednesday, although the referee did not say that he had been spat at. Serie A Watch on ESPN networks in the U.S. ESPN has reached an exclusive, multi-year rights agreement in the United States for Italy's Serie A TIM, one of the...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, United States, Italy, Edin Dzeko, Espn, Roma, Fiorentina, Italian Serie A, Lazio, AS Roma, Coppa Italia, Paolo Bandini, Giallorossi, La Viola


Roma still struggling ahead of key AC Milan match

MILAN (AP) — Roma sporting director Monchi had a simple message to fans after the team’s humiliating 7-1 defeat at Fiorentina in the Italian Cup quarterfinals on Wednesday. “Sorry, sorry, sorry,” he said. The apology wasn’t enough for a group of around 30 Roma fans, who waited for the team to return from Florence to […]
Tags: Milan, News, Sports, Ap, Ac Milan, Florence, Roma, Fiorentina, Monchi


Holders Juventus out of Coppa Italia, Roma humiliated by Fiorentina

Milan (AFP) – Four-time defending champions Juventus crashed out of the Coppa Italia on Wednesday with a 3-0 quarter-final defeat by Atalanta, as AS Roma suffered a humiliating 7-1 thrashing at the hands of Fiorentina.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Milan, Sport, Soccer, Juventus, Atalanta, Roma, Fiorentina, Afp, Coppa Italia, Coppa Italia Roma, Fiorentina Visit


Zapata brace dumps Juventus in Coppa Italia, Roma humiliated by Fiorentina

Milan (AFP) – Four-time defending champions Juventus crashed out of the Coppa Italia on Wednesday with a 3-0 quarter-final defeat by Atalanta, as AS Roma suffered a humiliating 7-1 thrashing at the hands of Fiorentina.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Milan, Sport, Soccer, Juventus, Atalanta, Roma, Fiorentina, Afp, Coppa Italia, Zapata, Coppa Italia Roma, Fiorentina Visit


Fiorentina 7-1 Roma: Federico Chiesa scores a hat-trick as the Viola reach the Coppa Italia semi-finals

Federico Chiesa scores a hat-trick as Fiorentina humiliated Roma 7-1 to reach the Coppa Italia semi-finals.
Tags: Football, Roma, Fiorentina, Viola, Federico Chiesa


Chiesa hat-trick as Fiorentina thrash ‘shameful’ Roma 7-1 in Coppa Italia

Milan (AFP) – Federico Chiesa scored a hat-trick as Fiorentina crushed “shameful” Roma 7-1 to cruise into the Coppa Italia semi-finals on Wednesday. Chiesa scored two early on, adding a third in the second half... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Roma, Fiorentina, Afp, Coppa Italia, Chiesa, Milan AFP Federico Chiesa


Chiesa hits hat-trick as Fiorentina thrash Roma 7-1 in Coppa Italia

Milan (AFP) – Federico Chiesa scored a hat-trick as Fiorentina crushed Roma 7-1 to cruise into the Coppa Italia semi-finals on Wednesday. Chiesa scored two early on, adding a third in the second half past overwhelmed Roma goalkeeper Robin Olsen, with Giovanni Simeone bagging a brace in the last ten minutes. Colombian Luis Muriel and Marco Benassi also found the net against a Roma side who were reeling after throwing away a three-goal lead to draw 3-3 with Atalanta at the weekend in Serie A. Chi...
Tags: Milan, Sport, Soccer, Edin Dzeko, Juventus, Atalanta, Ac Milan, Inter Milan, Roma, Fiorentina, Lazio, Napoli, Aleksandar Kolarov, Afp, Coppa Italia, Simeone