Seven days ago, Hearts were thumped 4-0 on their own patch by Istanbul Basaksehir – a sixth defeat in seven games. Now, they are looking at Fiorentina with relish.
Thursday’s 2-0 win against RFS kickstarted the Tynecastle side’s Europa Conference League campaign, and breathed some life into a patchy opening to the season.
They are up to second in Group A after two games, in front of Fiorentina by three points ahead of the Italian side’s visit to Tynecastle in two weeks.
“It’s a real moment for Robbie Neilson,” former Hearts…