New Nerazzurri owner Erick Thohir is said to be looking for a new director to help him with player recruitment.
"I do not get behind these rumours at all," he told reporters.
"I met Thohir at a League meeting, but there was no communication between us.
"All I can say is that Thohir is the same in person as he looks on the television."
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