PHOTO: Angry Fiorentina Fans Make Their Voices Heard With Banner for 'Liar' Federico Bernardeschi

Tuesday July 25th, 2017

​Federico Bernadeschi is bearing the brunt of a lot of anger from Fiorentina fans after completing his €40m switch to Juventus.

The Viola faithful are annoyed because of comments once made by the player that he wanted to stay for the entirety of his career - a move that seems rather silly now.

As tweeted by Italian football writer Adam Digby, they have voiced their displeasure through the means of a large banner that says: "You split the city with your lies. Now you’ll end up cashing your millions & being strung up by your balls."

Bernadeschi, who carries the nickname Brunelleschi after the famous architect, completed his switch to the Old Lady on Monday, and represents a real coup for the Serie A champions who now have an array of talent in the wide areas.

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He follows in the footsteps of Douglas Costa and Juan Cuadrado, who has signed permanently, and his versatility should see him become a useful tool for Max Allegri in the upcoming season as they transition away from a three at the back system.

The 23-year-old scored 11 league goals for Fiorentina last season and things are clearly quite raw with the supporters at the moment.

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