Paulinho has conceded that he is ‘not comfortable’ at Tottenham, putting several Italian sides on alert.
The Brazil international moved to north London in the summer from Corinthians, but following Tim Sherwood’s arrival as Coach, has seen his place in the side come under scrutiny.
Roma and Inter have been linked with his signature at the end of the season, and the midfielder has admitted that he is finding it tough in the Premier League.
“I always want to play," he told Globo Esporte. “I understand the team rotation because that's how it works here, but I am not feeling well or comfortable.
“I want to be present, I want to play.
“The language is the most complicated thing as I am lazy about studying. I am learning little by little, but I don't understand everything.
“The football language is easier, that's not a problem on the pitch.”