At the beginning of the season, Fiorentina played quite well when they were ranked 6th on the Serie A rankings with 20 points after 12 rounds, 11 points behind the leading team, Inter Milan. Therefore, coach Vincenzo Italiano will look to strengthen the quality of the squad to get a good result at the end of the season and the name they are targeting is Empoli’s 20-year-old midfielder Tommaso Baldanzi.
La Gazzetta dello Sport newspaper said that Baldanzi is of interest to many big teams in Europe after impressive performances with the Italian U21 team. Empoli’s young star has scored 1 goal and 2 assists in 3 games. match in the qualifying round of the 2025 European U21 Championship.
In fact, Fiorentina came very close to recruiting the Italian player last summer but it did not come true. So in the January 2024 transfer window, they want to ensure Baldanzi’s signature at all costs.
Empoli know that letting Baldanzi go in January would be a risky move and they want to sell him in June for a higher fee but La Viola want to quickly get the Italian star as soon as possible before the Another team jumped into this deal. Therefore, Fiorentina needs to secure the amount of money Empoli wants in January to bring Baldanzi to Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Tuan Tu | 22:11 November 16, 2023