Cellino sold the midfielder to AC Milan this summer.
But he revealed: “Inter got it wrong.
“(Inter GM Beppe) Marotta wanted Tonali and (coach Antonio) Conte loves him. The clubs that made approaches were rejected because of Inter but at some point Tonali wanted to know his future."
“Sandro has been a fan of Milan since he was a child. The operation with them made me doubly happy: I also respected a club that gave value to money. Maldini has DNA from Milan and has everything he needs to become an important director."
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