Baptista agent insists he's staying with Roma

The agent of Julio Baptista has played down reports the midfielder is being put up for sale by Roma.

The agent of Julio Baptista has played down reports the midfielder is being put up for sale by Roma.

"He wants to stay in Rome, he has another three years left on his contract," said Herminio Menendez.

"Julio is very calm and wants to stay in Rome. We have received assurances after speaking with the club and everything is normal. There is no news, Julio is happy to stay in Rome and will stay at Roma.

"He is now on holiday in Italy and soon will start preseason with the team."

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