CF Fiorentina was founded in 1926. Fiorentina’s home colours are purple, which is where their nickname, Viola, comes from.
Fiorentina’s home stadium is the Stadio Artemio Franchi which seats over 47,000 spectators.
The club has two Serie A titles to their name, the most recent win coming in 1969. Viola have won the Coppa Italia on 6 occasions, most recently in 2011 as well as the Supercoppa Italiana in 1996. They have also finished as runners up in the European Cup and UEFA Cup.