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Florentine writing from New York City. Non-Viola weaknesses include Liverpool and Pirlo. I follow other sports too. #forzaviola

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Fiorentina Fully Own Cuadrado: Three Thoughts


The club confirmed on Thursday that they purchased the other half of Juan Cuadrado from Udinese. While the future of both the player and the Fiorentina mercato remain uncertain, any outcome looks positive.

The Viola Nation Team's 2013-2014 SEASON REVIEW


The whole team got together for this one, as we broke down the highs and lows of another electrifying Fiorentina season



As the Viola Nation staff toil away on an exhaustive end of season review, revisit and VOTE on your favorite Fiorentina goal of the 2013-2014 season!

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Torino


Fiorentina close the season in front of a sell out crowd at home with fourth placed secured, but their brothers from Turin are still fighting for Europe

Match Preview, Lineups, and Thread: Livorno


3 points against fellow Tuscan side Livorno can seal a second consecutive fourth-placed finish for Fiorentina

Coppa Italia FINAL: Lineups and Match Thread


Join the conversation below the line as our Fiorentina take on Napoli in Rome!



Fiorentina and Napoli clash in Rome in the final of Italy's domestic cup.

COPPA ITALIA FINAL: 3 Reasons Why Napoli Will Win


While the players of both sides are enjoying visiting the Pope and getting ready for the big game, I got to find out from SB Nation Serie A Imperial Overlady Kirsten Schlewitz exactly why she thinks Napoli are going to win the Coppa Italia.

Match Preview: Bologna vs. Fiorentina


The last Fiorentina league match before a much-anticipated Coppa Italia Final could be a doozy, with Bologna battling to avoid relegation in the second Derby dell'Appennino of the season.

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Roma


A blockbuster fixture graces the Artemio Franchi on Saturday night, as both Roma and Fiorentina nurse very narrow hopes of climbing up the Serie A table.

Match Preview: Hellas Verona vs. Fiorentina


Friendly foes meet again in Verona, as Fiorentina look to solidify their position as a top 4 team in Italy in a difficult away fixture.

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Udinese


Fiorentina look to give a bit of color to their league form against Guidolin’s black and whites.

Match Preview: Sampdoria vs. Fiorentina


Fiorentina look to immediately bounce back after an ugly loss in a difficult away fixture against Sampdoria.

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Milan


The last "marathon" week of the season continues for Fiorentina who face an emotionally-involving game against Milan at home after an exhausting and difficult win away at Napoli

Napoli vs. Fiorentina: Match Preview & 5 Questions


Another HUGE game awaits Fiorentina this weekend away at Napoli, so in preparation we did a little Q&A with a fellow blogger over at The Siren's Song to get the inside scoop on Napoli's season.

Match Preview: THE Game


Fiorentina play for advancement to the Europa League quarterfinals against Juventus in Florence after a 1-1 draw in Turin.

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Chievo


Fiorentina host relegation-battling Chievo Verona in one of the late Serie A kickoffs on Sunday.

EL Match Preview: Juventus vs. Fiorentina


Fiorentina open their Round of 16 in Turin against the Old Lady

Match Preview: Juventus vs. Fiorentina


Fiorentina travel to Turin looking for a spark against the hated bianconeri

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Lazio


Fiorentina host the faltering Romans hoping for a big win ahead of the coming JuvePalooza

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Esbjerg


The midweek contest against the visiting Danes will hopefully be a good opportunity for a deep breath and getting back to playing football the way we know how.

Match Preview: Parma vs. Fiorentina


Fiorentina will be hoping a good European result will spark the team away in Parma, and help erase bad memories of the first meeting in September

Match Preview: Esbjerg vs. Fiorentina


No flights of angels singing Fiorentina to rest, as they travel to face Esbjerg at the Blue Water Arena in Denmark.

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Inter


La Viola look to finish a marathon week with a 3rd consecutive home win and beating Mazzarri's scrappy Inter.

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Udinese


Fiorentina face one of their biggest games of the season so far, looking to reverse a 1-2 aggregate Coppa Italia semifinal deficit in front of the home fans.

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Atalanta


With absences and a lack of cohesion plaguing recent performances, Fiorentina must look for a reaction at home against a tricky Atalanta.

Match Preview: Udinese vs. Fiorentina


After two consecutive negative results, Fiorentina look for a response in the first leg of their Coppa Italia semifinal in the jinxed away fixture at Udine.

Match Preview: Cagliari vs. Fiorentina


On the shared birthday of Giuseppe Rossi and Gabriel Batistuta, Fiorentina go for three difficult away points in Sardinia that would temporarily bring them level with 3rd place Napoli.

ViolaPod: Cold Weather Reflections


I once again "sat down" with Giancarlo Rinaldi (via the Internet) to discuss Fiorentina's recent performances, upcoming matches, and the club's future

Match Preview: Fiorentina vs. Genoa


La Viola enter this home match with the chance to draw within one point of 3rd place Napoli by beating Genoa, but must overcome a raft of absences.

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