“My summer market will depend on the next five months with Atalanta," Cristante told Corriere della Sera.
“I don't rule out the Premier League one day though, I like it and I think it would suit my technical and physical qualities."
Cristante made his Italy debut last year, is that a sign of things to come?
“I hope so, failing to qualify for the World Cup is something of a tragedy, but hopefully it can be a chance for a new beginning for everyone.
“Without the haste of the World Cup we can rebuild with we young people and create a bloc for the future.
“In Bergamo there's [Mattia] Caldara and [Leonardo] Spinazzola, but they're everywhere, the crisis of talent doesn't exist, you just need to have more patience and trust."