The Italian club has offered Mario Mandzukic a 2-year contract. The Croatian player wants to return to Europe. So Fiorentina are close to the transfer.

Last week, 34-year-old Croatian striker Mario Mandzukic said he had terminated his contract with Al-Duhail and now enjoys the status of a free agent.

According to Football Italia, the 34-year-old Croatian may return to Serie A. Fiorentina is close to acquiring him.

The source writes that Fiorentina has offered Mandzukic a 2-year contract. They are also ready to pay the Croatian 3 million euros a year in salary.

Inter, Milan, and Benevento are also interested in Mandzukic. Recall that Mandzukic’s last European club was Turin’s Juventus, which he left in 2019.


Ribery is a mediator between Fiorentina, Mandzukic, and Gotze


The role of Frank Ribery is the unofficial mediator. According to Football Italia, Fiorentina’s French midfielder Frank Ribery is in talks with Mario Mandzukic and Mario Gotze.

According to an Italian source, the French legionnaire of Fiorentina, who plays the role of an unofficial mediator, calls on his former teammates to move from Bayern Munich to Fiorentina with him.

Earlier, it was reported that Fiorentina had offered Mandzukic a two-year contract worth € 3 million a year.

Mandzukic enjoys free agent status following the termination of his contract with Qatari club Al Duhail, while Gotze left Borussia Dortmund after the end of the Bundesliga.