Dutch national team setter Laura Dijkema will return to the Bison for the 2017-18 season.
While the rising young middle Hannah Tapp (above) has left, Firenze has brought in an army of reinforcements, including Germany’s top player Louisa Lippmann.
The regular season of the Serie A ended with a couple of ties in the standings as teams fought for playoff spots.
The new arena will be smaller than the team’s current home – the Nelson Mandela forum (above).
Middle blocker Chiaka Ogbogu is taking her game from Austin, Texas, to Florence, Italy after signing a pro contract with Il Bisonte Firenze of the Italian Serie A1 league.