Edin Dzeko has admitted that he was pleased when Chelsea came calling for his signature during the January transfer window but was quick to add that he remains happy with life at Roma.
The Bosnia-Herzegovina striker was heavily linked with a move to Stamford Bridge during the January transfer window.
“I am happy in Rome, with life in Rome and I don’t like to look back at media rumours,” the former Manchester City and Wolfsburg man told SportsCenter in his homeland.
“They are sometimes true, sometimes just pumping for clicks. There was an offer, negotiations and I was really pleased that Chelsea wanted me.
“That is all I want to say about that, while I am enjoying in Rome.”
Dzeko’s who has reached the 50-goal mark in Serie A was formerly at another Premier League side Manchester City.
AS Roma will try to overturn a 1 goal deficit when they host Shakhtar Donetsk this evening in the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg. Roma lost 2-1 in the 1st leg