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.
‚ÄúI'VE CHOSE, SYDNEY Now it's official, I have renewed my contract with @SydneyFC,‚ÄĚ he wrote.
The second year of Del Piero‚Äôs two-year deal, worth $2million, has been activated with the club today officially confirming the agreement.
‚ÄúI am delighted to announce that Alessandro Del Piero will continue to be a Sydney FC player for the 2013/14 season,‚ÄĚ said Sydney FC Chairman Scott Barlow. ‚ÄúAlessandro‚Äôs arrival at Sydney FC has been a wonderful success for Sydney FC and the A-League both domestically and internationally."
Del Piero added: ‚ÄúI am very happy to be staying at Sydney FC for another season.
‚ÄúI 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.‚ÄĚ