Chievo Verona midfielder Kevin Constant has welcomed interested from AS Roma.

The 23-year-old Guinea international has been a revelation in his first season in Serie A.

Asked if he knew of Roma's interest, Constant said: "Yes, I know. Roma have inquired about me.

"It's an honour, a real pleasure.

"Knowing that I am being linked to such an important club gives me great satisfaction.

"In my heart, I hoped that I'd have a season like this one, but it was a hope.

"To have managed to do it really is something else. I am happy.

"We'll think about the future later. Chateauroux still own my contract, but Chievo will exercise their option to sign me."

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