Friday July 19 2013
Blanc: Verratti going nowhere

Paris Saint-Germain boss Laurent Blanc has insisted that midfielder Marco Verratti is not for sale.

The Italian youngster has been linked with a move to Fiorentina this summer, with reports claiming that Vincenzo Montella's men could offer the playmaker3m per season.

But the Coach has claimed that the former Pescara man is going nowhere.

“Marco is a PSG player,” he told reporters. “There are a lot of rumours about his future, but he has a contract with us.

“I hope he can stay because I really like him as a player.

“He has great talent and an enormous amount of potential.”