Lazio's Cristian Ledesma Welcomes Palermo Interest

Argentine flirting with the Rosanero...
Lazio midfielder Cristian Ledesma has suggested he would be interested in a move to Palermo, admitting he was happy to hear speculation linking him with the Rosanero.

“I’m happy to hear the words of [Palermo president Maurizio] Zamparini, Ledesma told Rete 24. “Obviously I am also flattered by the fact that Delio Rossi wants me at Palermo.”

The 27-year-old is also said to be attracting interest from a number of Serie A clubs however Palermo looks his most likely destination.

“I have an exceptional memory of Rossi,” he said of the Palermo coach who managed him for two years at his previous club, Lecce.

“He is a person I have a great respect for. Unfortunately we don't hear from each other too often, but he knows how much I am tied to him.”

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