"I like the big Italian clubs and Spain attracts me," he told Monday's Gazzetta dello Sport. "But when I heard that Manchester were - and I think still are - interested in me, I felt very flattered.
"But I must repeat Udine is a beautiful place and I feel good. I am relaxed and aware that any decision goes through the club.
"I'm in no hurry to leave. I have five years on my contract and these are things that happen in June.
"I've only seen Rooney play on television but he made a great impression," admitted the forward.