Roma News: Totti’s wife slams ‘little man’ Spalletti
Francesco Totti’s wife has criticized Roma coach Luciano Spalletti for his behavior towards the legendary striker.
Francesco Totti’s wife Ilary Blasi has criticized Luciano Spalletti for his treatment of the iconic Roma striker last season.
Spalletti excluded Totti from the Roma squad for the match against Palermo in February after the 39-year-old complained of disrespect in an interview with Rai.
The pair quickly corrected their differences and Totti scored his 250th Serie A goal in Sunday’s 3-1 loss to Turin.
However, Blasi took aim at Spalletti, claiming his actions were wrong on a human level.
“I don’t know anything about football, but the whole situation was surreal. It was like science fiction, I couldn’t believe it. He was kicked out of his own house. You don’t do something like that. But the fans didn’t. Give it up, ”Totti’s wife said. The Gazzetta dello Sport. “Football decisions are always questionable, but I won’t talk about that. I have something to say on a human level, however, on the person. I am not criticizing sports decisions, I am criticizing human behavior. Spalletti acted like a little one It’s the truth.
“Francesco only asked for respect in the interview that caused all of this and he was right. He was not respected at the time. Francesco is not a controversial person. There is a way to be. behave when a guy is going through a rough patch. Spalletti could have treated him a little more delicate. He didn’t know how to behave on a human level. I judge people on that, so he gets a really low mark. “
Totti is expected to hang up his boots at the end of this season or leave Roma at the end of his contract in June 2017 and Blasi has made it clear that she would gladly follow her husband if he decides to leave the Stadio Olimpico for a foreigner. adventure.
“Francesco is approaching the end of an era. We are nearing the end of the line. Not only because the end of his career is near, if he does not retire this season, it will be the next term, but also because it’s the start of a new life, “she added.” Is he going to retire in 2018? It depends on Francesco. He’s a smart guy.
“If he decides to move overseas, I will follow him. It doesn’t matter if that means moving to the United States or Arabia, because it will only be for a short time.”