Real Madrid midfielder, Lassana Diarra was deeply interested in playing in Italy. He also admitted to playing with AS Roma, while following a former colleague, Fernando Gago who first joined.
So far, Diarra has failed to penetrate the main squad for Los Blancos. Not to mention the arrival of a new midfielder last season. Diarra This makes it difficult to get the trust of coach Joe Mourinho.
As a result, the French player was aiming for a career I Giallorossi as the next port. He called the club's Serie A as the perfect place to pursue a career.
"Too much competition Real Madrid. I do not want to stay on the bench again, "said Diarra. "I'm sure my contributions are still important here. Project joined to Rome could be the perfect club for me. After that, I was thinking of going to Euro 2012 with France."
Diarra last season have left the position after the Madrid bring in Xabi Alonso and Sami Khedira. While this season the competition getting tighter by the presence of Nuri Sahin, Hamit Altintop, until Fabio Coentrao.