(ANSA) – ROME, JUN 13 – “I now think I need an experience outside, also to end my football career more gradually. I can go to a growing league and to grow myself”. This was stated by Giorgio Chiellini, guest of ‘Radio too sport’ on Radio1 Rai, commenting on his upcoming transfer to Major League Soccer (Mls) at Los Angeles FC.
Yesterday, the 37-year-old defender posted on Twitter a photo of his now empty locker at Continassa, accompanied by a white heart and a black heart, with the emoticon of a tear, an image that had many comments. Leaving the football activity, Chiellini confirmed his desire to pursue a managerial career: “I’m ready to play other roles in the field as well, mentally I would be ready to be a manager – said Chiellini -. I would like to know and practice everything that happens outside. from the fields, in the offices, but it will take work, patience and the desire to scarify. In a few years we will hear from each other and I will be able to say that I have understood at least something of the particularities and difficulties “, he concluded. (HANDLE).