Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Fiorentina 2009/20010 home kits

Italian Serie A club's based in Florence, ACF Fiorentina are known widely by the nickname Viola, a reference to their distinctive purple colours.Since 1931 the club have played at the Stadio Artemio Franchi, which currently has a capacity of 47,282. Claudio Cesare Prandelli is an Italian born coach, currently of ACF Fiorentina after taking over from Dino Zoff, at the beginning of the 2005–06 season. In the UEFA champions league tournaments group stage, Fiorentina was grouped with Liverpool FC, Lyon and Debrecen in Group E. Prandelli managed to get Fiorentina into the group phase, after defeating SK Slavia Praha in the third qualifying round. On the European stage Fiorentina won the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup in 1960-61 and lost the final one year later, they finished runners-up in the 1956–57 European Cup losing against Real Madrid and also came close to winning the UEFA Cup, finishing as runners-up in the 1989-90 season.

Fiorentina’s 2009/10 shirts are manufactured by Lotto. The club’s new home shirt is their traditional ‘Viola’ shirt mainly purple with a touch of gold beneath the collar. The new away shirt is white featuring purple touches while the third shirt is red. Shirt manufacturers’ logo is placed on the top center part of the shirt, the club crest placed beneath it while club shirt sponsor Toyota features its logo just beneath in the center of the shirt.

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