Mario Gomez: Fiorentina’s new striking sensation? - originally posted on Soccerlens.comMario Gomez is set to complete his move to AC Fiorentina, with Bayern Munich today announcing that a deal has been agreed between both clubs, reportedly worth up to €20 million.
Speaking on the club’s official website, Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rumenigge acknowledged the striker’s contributions towards the club’s success – culminating in a historic treble-winning season – as well as wishing Gomez luck as a Fiorentina player.
“It was Mario Gomez’ desire to leave Bayern and join Fiorentina. We’ve now accommodated his wishes. He made a major contribution to two German championships and two DFB Cup triumphs.
“Naturally, the highlight was winning the Champions League victory and the treble last season. I would like to thank him for all his efforts, on behalf of FC Bayern, I’d like to wish him lots of luck and great success in Florence!”
Despite scoring 112 goals in 172 games for Bayern since arriv