Spalletti has revealed he spoke with Adriano Galliani about the job at Milan.
"Yes, it's true," stated Spalletti to Sky Sport Italia. "Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani contacted me to ask if I was available.
"However, a few days later, he called me and told me that I was free from the agreement that we had made.
"It wasn't a problem, because I can work anywhere."