“I am definitely not leaving Bologna in January, as I want to end the season here," Verdi told Sky Sport Italia.
“That doesn't necessarily mean I'm staying for several more years, but I am happy here.
“I had many Coaches in my career and they all gave me important lessons. The first who really believed in me was Giampiero Ventura, as he took me away from Milan.
“Maurizio Sarri also repeatedly told me that I could become an important player. Then I arrived here at Bologna and I flourished."