Fiorentina – Grasshopper, mission impossible for the ‘locusts’

Fiorentina will receive Thursday starting at 22:00 Grasshopper visit of Zurich in a match of the Europa League playoff second leg. In the tour match Italians managed to impose his land Grasshoppers 2-1.


– Was imposed in the first two official matches of the season against Grasshoppers in Catania’s Europa League and the championship
– Adem Ljajic left the team these days, transferring to AS Roma
– Instead the club announced the transfer of Ante Rebic from Hajduk Split
– Ambrosini could start this match as the midfield holder
– Apparently in attack will pair Giuseppe Rossi and Mario Gomez


– Reached the playoffs after being eliminated from the Champions League by Lyon
– Ben Khalifa and Caio are uncertain for this confrontation
– Toko midfielder could not train with the team Monday but has a good chance to evolve in this match
– Michael Skibbe said that his team will try to turn the score in the first leg, but is realistic and believes that his team’s chances of qualifying are quite small