Lorenzo Insigne: "I’m sorry that I still haven’t given my very best performances"

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In a recent FIFA interview, Lorenzo Insigne opened up about his time in Toronto, the future, and his aspirations for the Italian national team. After over a decade with Napoli in Serie A, Insigne made the bold move to Toronto in 2022, contributing to the growth of MLS alongside other notable players.

Reflecting on his experience in Toronto FC, Insigne admitted to facing challenges, particularly with injuries that sidelined him for significant periods. Despite these setbacks, he remains determined to make a lasting impact on the field, fueled by the trust and support of the club, coaching staff, and teammates.

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Insigne emphasized his commitment to giving his all for the team and expressed his eagerness to contribute even more in the upcoming season.

When asked about his long-term plans, Insigne expressed contentment with life in Toronto, stating that he never considered leaving the club. His priority is his family's happiness, and he appreciates the warm reception they have received in Canada.

"I’m perfectly happy here. I never thought about leaving. I made the choice to come here a year and a half ago and I’m happy. I’m sorry that I still haven’t given my very best performances to the people who put their faith in me," said Insigne.

Looking ahead, Insigne remains hopeful for a return to the Italian national team. Despite his current location in Canada, his passion for representing Italy burns brightly. He maintains a close relationship with Italy coach Luciano Spalletti and eagerly awaits any opportunity to wear the blue jersey once again. Insigne understands the coach's decisions are based on what's best for the team but stands ready to seize any chance to showcase his talent and dedication to his country.

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As Insigne continues his journey with Toronto FC and keeps his international dreams alive, his resilience and determination serve as an inspiration to fans and aspiring athletes worldwide.