Fiorentina were able to significantly boost their coffers when they sold Stevan Jovetic in the summer transfer window, with the Montenegro international joining Manchester City for a fee in the region of £22 million.
The previous year Fiorentina had sold another player to Manchester City for a tidy sum, with Matija Nastasić joining the Blues for €15 million excluding the value of Stefan Savić who was included in the deal.
Fiorentina used these funds to lure Mario Gomez from Bayern Munich, with the Germany international moving to Florence for a fee of around €20 million.
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