“I think from the start of this season, because don’t forget the speculation started after our first defeat against Burnley, my position was always the same: I’m committed for this club, despite a lot of speculation.
“One day I had the possibility to go to the national team, one day this team, one day another important team.
“In every press conference I always say I’m committed to this club, to respect my contract. As you know very well our job is not simple. I understand that the club can make a decision, a positive decision, a negative decision.
“I’m the first to understand. I’m the coach of a great, important club, in England and the world. It’s right that the club demands of me a lot.