ROME – Stephan El Shaarawy wants to return to Italy, indeed, to Rome. The attacker confirmed the rumors of the Corriere dello Sport admitting that he was close to a return to Serie A in the winter market window: “With the situation Coronavirus in China, and the championship stop, I had tried together with the club to find a solution – admitted the Pharaoh to Sky Sport 24 -. They arrived in January to postpone the championship and cups and it was not known until we had to stand still. I couldn’t afford it with the national team in March and then the European championship. At that moment I had asked the Club for help to try not to sit still. The national team was my priority. I have been called in the previous three times and I didn’t want to miss that opportunity. We could not find a solution, but I wanted to play because staying still is not productive “.
El Shaarawy now he’s stuck in Dubai waiting for the emergency to end Coronavirus, is does not rule out a return in Italy at the end of the season. There Rome in fact, he continues to work to bring it back to Trigoria, and the same player has agreed to considerably reduce the engagement (in China earns 14 million euros per season) to return to football that counts: “We will see in the future. Now I play here and I have to think about doing the good of this team. I can’t really talk about market things now. In Rome I left a lot. I built a football path and much more. I felt at home and in the family. I miss it, but also all of Italy, because it is my home “.