Veteran striker Fabio Quagliarella on Thursday dismissed discuss of a transfer away from Sampdoria, saying his bonds with the Serie A membership “transcend flattering courtships”.
Juventus coach Andrea Pirlo was reported to have been seeking to signal his 37-year-old former teammate to bolster the Italian champions’ ahead line in January.
However Quagliarella, main scorer for Claudio Ranieri’s aspect this season with seven targets, took to Instagram to stamp out hypothesis.
“If in case you have given a lot and obtained much more, if each time you’re feeling the emotion beating in your chest, it signifies that the bonds are stronger than something, that they transcend flattering courtships, that put apart present reviews and respect historical past,” he wrote.
“I feel, dwell and play like this. Forza Samp.”
Quagliarella gained three Serie A titles enjoying alongside Pirlo at Juve between 2010 and 2014, earlier than shifting to metropolis rivals Torino after which to Sampdoria in 2016.
The Italian worldwide has performed over 200 occasions for the Genoa membership, and was the Serie A prime scorer within the 2018-2019 season with 26 targets.