This afternoon the defender of the Fiorentina Nikola Milenkovicduring a conference inside the Franchi stadium, announced its official renewal with the lily club. These are the topics dealt with by the Serbian in the meeting with the media:
“Thank you all for being here, it’s a very important day for me. I’m very excited. I would like to take a step back: last season we came from two difficult seasons, Neither I nor the club were convinced to leave us. The arrival of Italiano was certainly important for me. Speaking with companies that now have great ambitions, as well as a great project. What was important to me was the confirmation of the coach. The fans have given me so much affection and love in these five years, I feel very loved by the city. I must say that the directors and the president have done a lot to keep me and allow me to continue my professional career here. I’m really happy”.
The defender talked about the most important moment for him in these 5 years in Florence, and what is his goal: “The best image was entering Europe last season. What I would like instead is to go in Champions League. The whole team has this in mind, we hope to reach this goal as soon as possible. I certainly feel I have grown from all points of view: as a player, as a man. Psychologically, I feel like a leader of this team when he arrives. I made an important choice for my future. I took some time and then I realized that what I wanted inside was to stay here in Florence “
“It is a very important choice for my future, at a very important moment in my career. Now it’s too early to talk but I’m fine here, I’m very happy and we’ll see what my future will be. How much did Italian influence? I have an excellent relationship with the coach, he is helping me to grow. He is a winner with great ambitions, he manages to bring out the best in us. He has clear ideas that he wants to propose against any team we meet. It is very important to me and I thank him for everything he has done so far, I hope to do great things together ” Finally he concluded: “My choice was dictated by the feelings I had inside: I felt it, I love this city and club and I did not want to betray my emotions. It will be a demanding season, and we must be ready. They were certainly important. my teammates too, but as I said I love this city and I chose to stay because I believe in the project. “