Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti is hopeful the Ligue 1 big-spender will bring Roma midfielder Daniele De Rossi to the club, but concedes it will be a difficult deal to pull off.
De Rossi has been linked with a move to the French capital and Verratti, speaking ahead of
"Daniele is having a great time in
"I hope so, but I know it will be difficult."
Veratti, who made his debut for
"I played three years as a starter in Pescara in the first team, it was not my choice to go abroad," he added.
"But when I saw the project that Ancelotti and Leonardo showed me I immediately said yes.
Mario Balotelli has insisted he is happy to have put his time in England behind him.