“It’s hard to leave Naples, it was a choice for my family”
Lorenzo Insigne began to start his adventure at Toronto FC. At the press conference the former captain of the Naples he presented himself to the Canadian fans, not hiding a certain emotion: “I thank everyone for the welcome we have received”.
Insigne: “It’s hard to leave Naples, I didn’t do it for money”
“I can’t wait to make myself available to my teammates and the coach – explained the striker from Frattamaggiore -. We have been here for a few days, but the city has made a great impression on me and my family, for the people and the quality of life. We love it, I’m a little excited because I’m not never been so far from Naples. She was hard to leave Naples, but that’s life. We made one life choice also for my children, i hope it can have a great future. So many who came who came here for money but it was a first choice for my wife children, I hope they can have a my wife great future“.
Insigne: “In Naples I lost trophies that still hurt”
Insigne then denied having received concrete offers in addition to that of Toronto Fc: “I haven’t had any, but I could continue playing in Europe. I am 31 years old, not old. I gave a lot for Napoli and I lost trophies that still make male, but I wanted a new challenge. Here too it’s true football and I want to do everything to win an important trophy with Toronto. Now I have to repay the trust “.
Toronto, Insigne: “I want to win and be loved for my goals”
“I saw the game three days ago, it was a sight – Insigne explained -. I can’t wait to make myself available to the coach, I feel bad when I’m not playing and I can’t make my contribution. It is the first time that I have given a conference like this, I hope everything goes well … from the first day i felt at home here. Naples is far away, but I am very happy to be here. I already feel loved and this is a source of pride for me, but I want people to love me for my goals and my plays. I am a striker, but everyone knows that I also sacrifice a lot for the team and I want to help as much as possible. I spoke with Michael Bradley. He can help me a lot because he also speaks Italian. He’s a great player, I’ve played against him a few times. He is always in the right position and is a true leader and captain. “
Toronto, Insigne: “I’m used to pressure, I want to show who I am”
“I thank the president and the club for giving me this opportunity – continued the former blue striker -. I don’t like to talk a lot, but I leave it to the pitch to judge what player I am: I played 10 years in Naples and won a European championship with Italy. used to pressure. Giovinco? The fact that he played here it didn’t affect me, I wanted because I wanted a new challenge. We are two different players. He has given so much to this club, and I will do the same. He has won here and I hope to dare my contribution in order to win the championship. The team made a good impression on me, there are young people with good potential and players with excellent experience like Osorio. I can’t wait to help the team. “