Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Italiano chops and changes again, bringing M’Bala Nzola, Rolando Mandragora, Cristiano Biraghi, and Luca Ranieri back into the lineup. Christian Kouamé gets his first start of the year. Rapid Wien manager Zoran Barisic has replaced the injured Guido Burgstaller with Fally Malulu up front and gone with midfielder Moritz Oswald at leftback but otherwise hasn’t sprung any surprises.
Expect a tense atmosphere in Florence, with 2000 traveling fans already at the Ponte Vecchio.
I tifosi del @skrapid espongono il loro striscione sul Ponte Vecchio a #Firenze.— Sara Meini (@SaraMeini) August 31, 2023
Saranno circa duemila questa sera allo stadio Franchi dove la Fiorentina vuol ribaltare il risultato per accedere ai gironi di @europacnfleague. Video @TgrRaiToscana #FiorentinaRapidVienna pic.twitter.com/5TNecBteOO
Fiorentina (4-2-3-1): Terracciano; Dodô, Milenković, Ranieri, Biraghi; Arthur, Mandragora; González, Bonaventura, Kouamé; Nzola
Rapid Wien (4-2-3-1): Hedl; Oswald, Quarfield, Hofmann, Auer; Sattlberger, Kerschbaum, Seidl; Kuhn, Mayulu, Grüll
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