(ANSA) – FLORENCE, 11 JUL – Despite the rumors of the transfer market, Fiorentina wants defender Nikola Milenkovic to stay in Florence. “He is in the sixth year that he is in Florence, we know he is a level player, we know him well. We keep talking, the club wants him here”, said about Milenkovic, Fiorentina general manager Joe Barone on the sidelines of the presentation of the Viola Village in the retreat in Moena (Trento), in Val di Fassa.
“We are in a beautiful place, very special, we have been coming here for many years and we are happy because the team is preparing quite well – he said -. The important thing was to present ourselves fully or, almost, already now. The transfer market. it has its timing and I would say that we have been prepared. We are always active to understand what is happening in European and world football and this time we have moved quickly. Every day we have meetings with the coach, then we will see. If we will make more shots in August? . There are outings and young people to send out to play “.
The new Fiorentina in attack will see the Serbian Jovic, who arrived from Real Madrid, as the protagonist. “Every player has an impact – Barone underlined -, of course Jovic is of a very high level. But he is part of a team, of a squad”. In the next few days, perhaps as early as next weekend, defensive winger Dodò could arrive from Shakhtar Donetsk: “We are following him, but I can’t say more than that. We are working on it.” Finally, the dg Joe Barone sends a message to the purple fans: “I want to thank the fans, we already have 10,000 subscribers. Our lifestyle represents the most beautiful city in the world. Stay united, we must all act with a lot of patience. Rocco Commisso there he is putting all his effort into it, he will soon be there too, at the right time. I want to remind you that he is investing not only in Viola Park, but in the team. ” (HANDLE).