Federica Russo and Michela Catena renew with Fiorentina. The Italian midfielder signed a two-year deal, while Russo will stay with the club until the end of the season.
The 30-year-old arrived to Fiorentina in January from Pomigliano Calcio. The Italian goalkeeper played for various Italian clubs in both, Serie A and Serie B Femminile. In Florenze, Russo is a substitute goalkeeper, playing one game since her arrival.
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Meanwhile, the 22-year-old Catena made 17 appearances and scored three goals for Viola in the last season. The young midfielder arrived to Fiorentina in 2018 from Tavagnacco. She gradually improved and has become a regularly used player in Patrizia Panico’s rotation.