Roma rival Fiorentina for AC Milan striker Gilardino

Roma will rival Fiorentina for AC Milan striker Alberto Gilardino in the summer.

Leggo says Roma's dismal defeat to Siena on Sunday has convinced directors that a quality centre-forward needs to be acquired next season - no matter what happens over the co-ownership of Lecce's Mirko Vucinic.

Gilardino is a confirmed target for Fiorentina, however Roma will also move for the centre-forward. Along with Gilardino, Ajax ace Klaas Jan Huntelaar is another that is interesting Roma chiefs Daniele Prade and Bruno Conti.

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