Tuesday March 11 2014
Acquafresca: I’m still alive

Bologna forward Robert Acquafresca says he is ready to play again following a month out through injury.

The 26-year-old admits the last few years have been somewhat frustrating for him but he is now looking to the future.

“I’m still alive, luckily,” Acquafresca said at a Press conference.

“Unfortunately I never managed to get back in Pioli’s plans when he was here but I still gave my all in training.

“The team has always believed in me so I want to take this opportunity to thank my teammates in public.

“Let’s say that the last few years haven’t been great, mostly from a personal point of view.

“But I am working very hard and I am ready to play.

“I have a great relationship with Ballardini, it’s because of him that I stayed at the club.

“Our target is obviously to stay up, we need to go out for every game with the bit between our teeth.”

Betting on Serie A? Bet365 are offering a 100% deposit bonus, up to £200 - find out more