“He can’t string an entire club, city and fanbase along waiting for him.
“From what I heard, he is not prepared to speak out, so we have to make our decision within the club.”
With the conversation still firmly entrenched in Vlahovic’s future, Barone also sent a message to the likes of Arsenal and Tottenham, who have been the main clubs to express an interest in his services.
“We need to talk about the game and not just Vlahovic, as that is disrespectful to the rest of the squad and the club.
“Of course, we are ready to evaluate anything that arrives. So far, no offers have arrived.”