The Italy striker has been linked with Juventus, who he supported as a kid growing up.
Gilardino said: "I have a contract here and I want to respect it. The Coach's decisions must be respected. He makes his and I make mine."
When asked if he is Prandelli's teacher's pet, Gilardino said: "It's not true. It's another lie. It's undeniable that he has taught me everything on the pitch.