Erik Lamela admits he's learning every day from AS Roma captain Francesco Totti.

Speaking to Argentine newspaper Ole, the former River Plate youngster was quick to highlight the influence Totti is having on his time in Italy.

"You learn a lot from him," said the attacking midfielder. "He is a player that is part of the club's history, an idol of the fans.

"Not mentioning the Argentines, Totti is the player who gives me the most advice. He is one of those who I talk to most. There are no problems with the language, we understand each other."