Alfredo Magni, Milan's goalkeeping coach, hailed the attitude of the 17-year-old, who is approaching his 60th appearance for the club.
What a time to burst onto the stage for Gabriel "Gabigol" Barbosa! After months of waiting to get his chance, he grabbed it with both hands.
Totti, 40, signed a one-year contract extension last June, and Spalletti said he would walk away in protest if the captain was not offered another.
Gabigol, 20, who cost €30 million from Santos last summer, opened his account in Sunday's 1-0 win at Bologna.
ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti details Pescara's inspired 5-0 win over Genoa in Zdenek Zeman's first game back as head coach.
With both teams fighting for a Europa League spot, Gab Marcotti explains the importance of AC Milan's win over Fiorentina.