Verona’s Hallfredsson: “Iturbe is a great player”

Verona midfielder Emil Hallfredsson lamented the departure of during his interview with Sky Italia this afternoon. Here is what the Iceland international had to say about Roma’s new players:

“I’m sorry for us, but Iturbe is a great player. We’re a great group and we’ll have to work without him. We did very well last year with him and Toni.”

The Editor of, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including,, and ESPN.