"FIORENTINA" — the Italian football club from Florence. It is created in August, 1926 by merge of two teams. The first football form of "Fiorentina" has been executed in a romantic combination red with white. Then in 1928 company colors were changed on purple and white why the team has got the sonorous nickname "purple" or "violet". Bright equipment of "Fiorentina" became the business card of club, and firm patriotism and zealous commitment to traditions has laid the foundation for origin of own unique style of conducting a game.
"Violets" as they are called lovingly by fans, aren't included into the three of leading teams of Italy, their sporting achievements don't rend the air and don't extol to glory tops. But persistence, diligence and patriotism of PLAYERS provide them stable increase and long-term love of fans. "Fiorentina" takes the worthy place on the FOOTBALL arena. Purple "have taken" the first serious trophy in 1940 — it was the cup of Italy. And 16 years later have received first "scudetto" (the Italian championship in 1956). During this period in Italy and beyond her limits the attributes of "Fiorentina" — naive and touching in essence enjoy wide popularity.