About Kitsiou and Tziolis: "I was happy to see them, I hugged them and kissed them. I had a very good relationship with them. They are very good players and can improve even more. Stelios can play abroad".
About PAOK: "Maybe I was not that good to play with PAOK. The fact that I am Romania's captain didn't count. They didn't want me anymmore. That was the decision and I couldn't change it. That's life. I had great relationship with my teammates. Nobody scolded me at PAOK. It was just a rumor. I always behaved professionally".
About Berbatov: "He as a player with great quality and experience. He con not play by himself though and PAOK should build a very good team to win".