Fiorentina Soccer Season 2012-2013: Forza viola!

Fiorentina’s 2012-2013 soccer season got off to a great start this year, with Florence’s team (called Viola by the Florentines) beating Udinese 2-1 on Saturday evening. Italians and Europe in general are fanatical about their football teams, and going to a Fiorentina game is an unforgettable experience.  Check out TheOffSide for a full recap of the Fiorentina-Udinese game in English.

Here’s the squad and schedule for the upcoming season.

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Fiorentina Players 2012-2013

Head Coach–Vincenzo Montella

Emiliano Vivano (Starting Goalie)
Norberto Murara Neto (Backup Goalie)
Cristiano Lupatelli (Backup Goalie)
Facundo Roncaglia (Right Back Defender)
Matija Nastasic (Central Defender)
Gonzalo Rodriguez (Left Back Defender)
Mattia Cassani (Right midfielder)
Alberto Aquilani (midfielder)
David Pizarro (midfielder)
Borja Valero (midfielder)
Manuel Pasqual (midfielder)
Stevan Jovetic (Forward)
Mounir El Hamdaoui (Forward)
Adem Ljajic (Backup Forward)
Haris Seferovic (Backup Forward)

Fiorentina 2012-2013 Schedule

Date Opponent Home or Away
8/26/2012 Fiorentina vs. Udinese Home
9/2/2012 Napoli vs. Fiorentina Away
9/16/2012 Fiorentina vs. Catania Home
9/23/2012 Parma vs. Fiorentina Away
9/26/2012 Fiorentina vs. Juventus Home
9/30/2012 Inter vs. Fiorentina Away
10/7/2012 Fiorentina vs. Bologna Home
10/21/2012 Chievo vs. Fiorentina Away
10/28/2012 Fiorentina vs. Lazio Home
10/31/2012 Genoa vs. Fiorentina Away
11/4/2012 Fiorentina vs. Cagliari Home
11/11/2012 Milan vs. Fiorentina Away
11/18/2012 Fiorentina vs. Atalanta Home
11/25/2012 Torino vs. Fiorentina Away
12/2/2012 Fiorentina vs. Sampdoria Home
12/9/2012 Roma vs. Fiorentina Away
12/16/2012 Fiorentina vs. Siena Home
12/22/2012 Palermo vs. Fiorentina Away

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