Re: 2012-2013 Discussion Thread for La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, etc
Some players, and I know this might stupid, they have something called loyalty and love the club they play for. Roma are a big team and even though they've underachieved at times they've been in the Champions League more often than not I believe. He's the captain there, has a key role in the team and he lives in Rome. I don't know if was born in Rome but it's easy to see why he wouldn't want to leave there.