Serie A - Fiorentina owner: United target Cuadrado staying in Italy

Fiorentina owner Andrea Della Valle has confirmed that Juan Cuadrado will be staying with the club.

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Serie A - Fiorentina owner: United target Cuadrado staying in Italy
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Colombia's Juan Cuadrado celebrates after scoring a penalty goal against Japan during their 2014 World Cup Group C soccer match at the Pantanal arena in Cuiaba June 24, 2014 (Reuters)

The Colombia international has been on the wishlist of some of the biggest clubs in Europe this summer.

At one point, Bayern Munich, Manchester United and Barcelona were all thought to be keen on signing the wide man.

But the Viola chief has insisted that the former Udinese talent will remain in Florence despite those rumours.

“I can say with certainty Cuadrado is staying,” he told reporters. “It's a big present for the city. I hope it's the strongest Viola of the Della Valle era.”

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