He told Espreso: “The Premier League transfer window is shut, so the Manchester United story is finished. I wasn’t irritated by everything that was written in the papers, because my mind was concentrated on preparing for the new season in the best possible way.
“I am where I am and I want for nothing at Lazio. I don’t think much about the transfer market. All sorts of things were written about me, but I know where my mind is and who I have a contract with.”