"We had a good relationship because obviously we were the only Italians. I've always got on well with him, he is very nice. I'm very different from him, but I speak only of a character level .
"He's very happy to be at Milan and he wanted to join AC Milan for some time. He' s back close to his family, I think this will help him to give his best.
"I do not hear from him because Mario's telephone number changes every three days. On the phone now I have six to seven of his old numbers."