After nearly three months, and 45 blog posts, “Shades of Deep Purple” has come down to this. As the 2021/2022 Serie A season, it really is all or nothing for me and my Fiorentina team.
The Coppa Italia has eluded as, and so too has anything resembling success in Europe. Serie A represents my final chance of leaving Florence with any silverware on my CV. If we can overhaul Napoli’s advantage at the top of the standings, it will end the Viola’s 21-year wait for a major trophy, and a 53-year wait to become Italian league champions.
And so, unlike Britain’s politicians, let us immediately get on with the matter at hand… Continue reading