The Roma captain expressed his desire to try an experience abroad. He loves the USA but his professional career goes ahead in Rome until he can make the difference.
Daniele De Rossi is ready to play another great season close to the Coliseum. The legendary midfielder and current captain of the giallorssi knows that his contract is set to expire at the end of the season but he is not afraid of that.
The Roma sporting director Monchi has already spoken with the Italy international. The future of the captain will be decided at the end of the 2018-19 campaign.
In today’s press conference ahead of the International Champions Cup match Roma-Real Madrid, De Rossi explained his current mood.
“I feel like a strong player and I want to show it all year round. Monchi made me feel his closeness from a football and human standpoint. They care for me on a human level,” Daniele De Rossi said at the press conference that took place in New Jersey.
“I’m not looking for a year of contract, I’ve earned so much in my career. I would like to win something important with this jersey and I am absolutely terrified to think of dragging myself into the field when I will turn 37, 38 or 39.”
“If I had to leave, it’s because I want to have another experience that, as I’ve always said, would excite me, first of all in this country. But as long as I can stay in Rome there is no such rush. There is a year ahead and we’ll talk later “.