Expect Montella Duel Fiorentina-Napoli in Final
Florence – Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella, pleased his team did not have to meet Napoli in the Europa League semi-final. Montella expects a meeting with Partenopei occurred at the party.
Europa League semi-final draw on Friday (24/04/2015) it allows the final between the Italian team. In the semifinal, Fiorentina will be against Sevilla. The club Napoli will face Ukraine, Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk.
Looking at the draw like that, Montella said he was satisfied.
“I’m happy to avoid derby with Napoli. But, I hope the game against Partenopei only delayed a few weeks,” said Montella told Viola Channel.
Montella admits that Sevilla more favored to qualify for the finals compared to his team. Even so, he is optimistic that Viola had a pretty good chance to topple the defending champion.
“We will face the defending champions who will be the favorite. But, if we can go this far, it is because we have to face and get rid of the teams are very tough,” he said.
“Sevilla is very experienced in the Europa League. They became champions three times in the last ten years. But we will do everything to reach the final,” said Montella.
Fiorentina will be hosted Sevilla in the first leg to be played on the 7th of May. They will turn to Sevilla at the Artemio Franchi on May 14th.