“Yes,” he confirmed. “And Gennaro Gattuso was my idol. [But] out of the players today I am inspired [most] by Luka Modric.”
“I am not thinking about it, I don't care, not now,” Tonali told Corriere della Sera.
Brescia's 19-year old Sandro Tonali: "[President] Cellino says he wouldn’t even sell me for 300 million? The president loves me, like a son, and I love him very much. Out of the players today I am inspired [most] by Luka Modric.” pic.twitter.com/ULvPSmJaHK— M•A•J (@Ultra_Suristic) April 6, 2020
“And I’m not saying that to be misleading. I am just interested in finishing the season as best I can, because I still feel I have a lot to give to Brescia, who believed in me. Then, we’ll see. Cellino says he wouldn’t even sell me for 300 million?
"The president loves me, like a son, and I love him very much – he always gives me important advice. I don’t know, it’s a lot of money. It is a bit of a shock to hear certain figures, but I am always quite calm and serene, it is one of my qualities.”
During his time in Italy, Tonali has been compared with Serie A legend