Date: 1st February 2016 at 11:30pm
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verdu fiorentinaAfter spending much of his Fiorentina tenure on the bench, is set to return to Spain after finalising his transfer deadline day exit from Serie A.

The 32-year-old central midfielder joined ’s side in late August from United Arab Emirates club Baniyas but has since made just eight appearances between the Europa League and Serie A.

With a of playing in La Liga with the likes of Barcelona, , Espanyol, and Betis, the Catalonia native will now follow in Giuseppe Rossi’s footsteps in an attempt to save from relegation.

Verdu started just one Serie A match but netted a decisive right-footed strike in the 90th minute of a 3-0 victory against Atalanta in October after appearing as a substitute.

The Spaniard will at Levante on a free transfer after terminating his contract at the Firenze side that had been set to run until June 2017.