Totti: “My brother threatened my parents if I went to Lazio”

May 14, 2020


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first_imgThe former Italian player Francesco Totti assured that at the beginning of his career he had a proposal to enter the children’s club in Lazio, before finally choosing Rome, of which he became an eternal legend.“There was a time when I was playing at Lodigiani (a Roman football school). He was eight years old, he was going to be nine in September. At the end of the season, the team president, Sagramola, called my mother, my father and my brother explaining that there were two options: Rome or Lazio “Totti said late Thursday in a live on Instagram. “My brother began to threaten my parents so that they would not dare to say ‘Lazio’. My mother was not a fan of Lazio, but my grandfather was. My father and brother were Roma fans. My uncles were from Lazio, “he added.Obviously, Totti chose to enter the Roma children’s championships and began a legendary career, with 25 seasons lived as a professional wearing the “giallorossa” shirt. “My mother was clear about which team I was a fan of and could not go against my will. In the end they have chosen Roma, they knew my position,” said Totti.The Italian legend played 786 matches and scored 307 goals as a Romanista, crowning himself with a league title (2001), two Italian Cups (2007 and 2008) and two Italian Super Cups (2001 and 2007).last_img read more