Destro’s agent: “Mattia wants to remain”

Renzo Contratto, the agent of Mattia Destro, spoke to Press Association admist rumors that his client is on his way to either Spurs or Chelsea:

“It’s true that Chelsea are interested in Mattia, but the reports regarding a swap deal have no foundation. It’s all speculation. Roma don’t want to sell Mattia and Mattia prefers to remain at Roma.”

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