Not Retired, Totti Will Play in Japan?
Francesco Totti did not want to hang up shoes after leaving AS Roma last season. Latest news mentions that the J2 club of the Japanese League, Tokyo Verdy is interested to bring the legend of the 40-year-old Roman Roma Agen Sbobet.
President of Tokyo Verdy, Hideyuki Hanyu get leaked about Totti who avoided playing in the United States League (MLS). Totti is rumored not to make MLS as an option.
“I have recently heard from an agent that there are only two options for Totti now, that is to stay in AS Roma or play in Verdy.” There is no option to go to America, “Hanyu told soccerway.
“There was an offer from Miami and LA Galaxy that I heard, but I was told it would not happen.I also heard a lot of Roma fans say,” Totti must end in Rome. “Totti wants to make his own decision.”
After leaving AS Roma, much speculation accompanies Totti. In fact, Totti is touted to hang up after the breakup with the club from the Italian capital.
“He wants to make his own decisions, he must be serious about this,” he said.
So Club Director?
New Roma coach, Eusebio Di Francesco had wanted Totti to take the position as director of the club. Even so, Tokyo Verdy insisted to bring Totti.
They want Totti to play against Kamatamare Sanuki on July 22 next if joining.
“We will not bid Totti if we have problems with money, we will not buy another player because Totti is special, I will talk as soon as possible so that 22 July will be able to play,” Hanyu said.
Tokyo Verdy is currently in fifth place J2 standings. They are nine points adrift of leaders Shonan Bellmare.