Corinthians midfielder Paulinho has again hinted that a move to Inter this summer is unlikely to happen, but he concludes cryptically.
The 23-year-old was recently linked with a €8m move to the Nerazzurri during this transfer market, with initial reports suggesting that the deal was even close to completion.
“Corinthians are doing everything to keep me and I want to stay,” reflected the midfielder to FCInterNews.it.
“I hope that the situation is concluded soon, because I want to play without distractions.
“Inter? There was nothing in it, they only spoke to my agents.”
Even so, the player still left the possibility out there that a move, somewhere, might still be open.
“I want to reward the determination of Corinthians, but what matters is that I play, no matter where that may be.”