Viviani arrives to Latina

Now it’s official: Federico Viviani has joined Serie B side Latina on loan with an option to buy (the Giallorossi have an option to counter the Serie B side’s purchase option). Here are his words during today’s presentation:

“My choice was from the heart. Initially, my intention was to leave Italy, and then thinking about it, I was convinced that the best thing for me was to come back here at Latina. Last year I had a great time (here), I also felt a lot of confidence in me from the club and the manager really wanted me, I feel honored and proud of this trust in me. Eventually, my heart prevailed: I made a choice based on the affection I have for the Nerazzurri, the (club) leadership, and for the fans. I’ll be back here to pick back up the where we left off in the last half of the season, I’ll be on a team made ​​up of many valuable players, with the aim of improving on last year’s results – which, in short, is the hope to be promoted to Serie A.”

The Editor of, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including,, and ESPN.