Alessandro Del Piero has signed a new contract with Sydney FC.
The Italian striker has confirmed on Twitter that a second year with the A-League club has been agreed to.
âI'VE CHOSE, SYDNEY Now it's official, I have renewed my contract with @SydneyFC,â he wrote.
The second year of Del Pieroâs two-year deal, worth $2million, has been activated with the club today officially confirming the agreement.
âI am delighted to announce that Alessandro Del Piero will continue to be a Sydney FC player for the 2013/14 season,â said Sydney FC Chairman Scott Barlow. âAlessandroâs arrival at Sydney FC has been a wonderful success for Sydney FC and the A-League both domestically and internationally."
Del Piero added: âI am very happy to be staying at Sydney FC for another season.
âI have always said I want to continue that for next season but first we must work hard for success on the field for the rest of this season.â