Season over for Fiorentina`s Khouma​ Babacar

Fiorentina`s Senegalese striker Khouma Babacar will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury, the Serie A club announced on Tuesday.

Fiorentina`s Giuseppe Rossi faces 5 more months out
Fiorentina`s Giuseppe Rossi faces 5 more months out

Injury-prone Fiorentina forward Giuseppe Rossi is expected to be out for another five months, his Serie A club said Friday.

Giuseppe Rossi absent from Italy World Cup squad

Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi was the major absentee when Italy coach Cesare Prandelli named his 23-man World Cup squad.

Rossi the big doubt for Italy as deadline looms

Injury-plagued striker Giuseppe Rossi remains the biggest dilemma for Cesare Prandelli as the deadline looms for the Italy coach to trim his World Cup squad to 23 players. 

Napoli clinch Champions League playoff spot

Napoli clinched a third-place finish in Serie A and a Champions League qualifying spot after they beat Cagliari 3-0 and rivals Fiorentina lost 4-3 at home to Sassuolo on Tuesday.

No World Cup dream till after group phase: Prandelli

Italy coach Cesare Prandelli said he does not expect his players to harbour big World Cup dreams until they make it out of a "particularly tough" group phase in Brazil.

Ten-man Napoli win violence-marred Cup final

Ten-man Napoli overcame dramatic scenes prior to kick-off at the Olympic Stadium to claim their second Italian Cup trophy in three years thanks to a 3-1 win over Fiorentina on Saturday.

Rossi return gives Italy World Cup boost

Italy international striker Giuseppe Rossi has given his country a pre-World Cup boost by returning to training with Fiorentina on Friday.

Rossi working hard to regain fitness`

Giuseppe Rossi is working hard to regain fitness in hope of playing the Coppa Italia final, his agent said.

Milan`s Matri moves to Fiorentina on loan

AC Milan striker Alessandro Matri has signed for Serie A rivals Fiorentina on loan until the end of the season.

Rossi diagnosed with medial collateral ligament sprain

Serie A`s leading scorer Giuseppe Rossi has suffered a second degree sprain to the medial collateral ligament in his right knee, Fiorentina said on Monday.

Rossi reminds me of Baggio: Antognoni

Giancarlo Antognoni has likened Fiorentina striker Giuseppe Rossi to Italy legend Roberto Baggio.

Rossi and Balotelli would be ideal pair, says Prandelli

Mario Balotelli and Giuseppe Rossi are Italy`s ideal attacking combination, according to manager Cesare Prandelli who said he was sad that illness prevented him using the pair together in the friendly against Germany on Friday

Fiorentina stun Juve to boost Roma`s lead

Giuseppe Rossi scored a hat-trick for Fiorentina in a stunning come-from-behind 4-2 win over Juventus on Sunday, which helped Roma maintain their five-point lead at the top of Serie A.

Fiorentina rewarded for gambling on Rossi comeback

Giuseppe Rossi`s extraordinary comeback from successive cruciate ligament injuries continued on Sunday as his 14-minute hat-trick ended titleholders Juventus` unbeaten start to the season.

Giuseppe Rossi back in Italy squad, Mario Balotelli included despite ban

Giuseppe Rossi returned to the Italy squad on Sunday for the first time since the injury nightmare which cost him two years of his career.

Fiorentina agree Giuseppe Rossi fee with Villarreal

The Viola have confirmed that they have struck a deal with the Spanish side for the 25-year-old Italy international, and expect to complete the transfer imminently.

Juventus and Fiorentina battle for Rossi signature

The Italy international has been linked with a return to Serie A, with La Viola willing to pay €4.5 million for a permanent deal, while the Old Lady are interested in a loan.

Injured Rossi out of Euro 2012

Giuseppe Rossi`s hopes to be fit in time for Euro 2012 football tournament were dashed as the Villarreal man again injured his right knee.

Napoli eye Rossi as potential Lavezzi replacement

Napoli will target Villarreal`s Italy forward Giuseppe Rossi if a potential suitor triggers Ezequiel Lavezzi`s release clause.