But he is confident of keeping the striker.
"The January transfer window is getting closer, so it's inevitable there will be rumours. I don't know how it will end, but what counts first and foremost is Parma. We have a squad of players who can make the difference and Cassano is one of them, but not the only one.
"We have done well even without Antonio, so I expect confirmation from whoever steps on to the field."
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