"Playing in the reserves when you're 19, it's good because you are playing at Man City, but it's not really competitive football in the reserve league, so it's better to go out on loan and play competitive football," he added.
"The English game is much faster, it's more physical.
"In Italy when you get the ball you have three or four seconds, like in Spain, to turn and everything, but here you don't have it.
"I play similar to my father. They say I look like my father and I wish to do even half of what he did in his career, it would be great.
"It's very tough [to follow Roberto], but if you work hard and believe in what you do, it will be easier."
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