Luis Muriel snubbed Milan offer but happy at Fiorentina

first_imgSevilla forward Luis Muriel who is newly signed to Fiorentina says he is very happy to be with the club, as he had given his word to Fiorentina some time ago and had to snub Milan offer.The Colombia international was in Bologna airport this evening but travelled to Florence by road, where he’ll have his medical tomorrow.“I am very happy to be here,” Muriel told reporters as he arrived for a loan move with option to buy, according Football Italia.Franck Ribery, FiorentinaFiorentina owner: “Ribery played better than Ronaldo!” Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Fiorentina owner Rocco Commisso was left gushing over Franck Ribery’s performance against Juventus, which he rates above that of even Cristiano Ronaldo’s.Also, there have been rumours about how he turned down an offer from Milan, as he had given a nod of acceptance to Viola director Pantaleo Corvino.“I had already spoken to Fiorentina and gave my word to them some time ago, so now I am here. I am really eager and cannot wait to get started.”“Returning to Serie A is very important to me, as I know this style of football well. I can’t wait to get out there and start proving myself.”last_img read more