Speaking after this weekend's 4-2 defeat at Roma, the summer signing from Inter has admitted that improvements need to be made in defence.
"It's a shame to finish the year like that," the Italian international commented. "We really didn't need a defeat right before Christmas
"In general, we've conceded many goals and we need to improve. Conceding 14 goals from set-pieces is too much.
"Now we need to start again with the game against Siena."