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The young Italian says he has a lot he can still learn from the Juventus veteran and has admitted that he would like to play alongside Paul Pogba

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti has insisted that he has not done enough to warrant comparisons with Juventus star Andrea Pirlo.

The young Italian has quickly become a star at the Parc des Princes, leading to critics hailing him as the long-term successor to the former AC Milan man.

However, Verratti says he does not want to let any praise get to his head and has stressed that he still has a lot to learn.

"Until last year, we were comparing us but now we're playing time in a different position," he told Tuttosport.

"But to get to that level takes time. Compared to Pirlo, I can't even throw a ball. I like to learn from him about what to do ahead of time."

Juve's Paul Pogba has been widely linked with a move to PSG, and Verratti admits that he would like to line up alongside the young Frenchman.

"Juve are not a club who sell their champions," he said. "Pogba is already a champion and I'm sure he'll become even stronger.

"Juve want these plays so they can have them, not to sell them. I like to play with great players and I'd like to play with someone like him."

Verratti turned down Juve to sign for PSG and insists that he has no regrets over the move after picking up the award for the best young player in Ligue 1.

"Up until now, we've had two great years, winning four titles so it was a great choice. The award was a great satisfaction personally. It's important to be voted by my colleagues."