< ![CDATA[MILAN – Parma President Tommaso Ghirardi has spoken to the press ahead of Sunday’s match versus Milan. One of the topics was his U-turn on his decision to leave the club and Ghirardi will now stay in charge of the gialloblu. This is what he had to say: "We have to start again from the solid foundations that are our fans, our club and who works with us."Speaking about the opening match of the season which ended in defeat to Cesena, this is what the Parma owner and President had to say: “This situation had an influence. Motivation is important. We also have young players.”Tommaso Ghirardi paid tribute to Parma coach and former Milan midfielder Roberto Donadoni: “He didn’t leave us and he decided to stay in a precarious situation. He and his staff have values.”Speaking about Jonathan Biabiany and the swap deal with Zaccardo that collapsed on transfer deadline day: “When you are looking to reach an agreement in two it’s difficult, in three it’s very difficult and in four even more so. Zaccardo is however a friend. We were convinced we had closed the deal. Now let’s continue to enjoy having Jonathan Biabiany and let’s hope he scores a goal.”Ghirardi also praised Pippo Inzaghi as a great sporting figure and called him a friend.]]>