Fulham have confirmed that they have re-signed Greek veteran Giorgos Karagounis.

The 36-year old midfielder had emerged as a target for A-League club Melbourne Victory but has penned a one-year deal with the Cottagers.

Former Panathinaikos star Karagounis joined Fulham in September 2012 and made 28 appearances for Martin Jol's side last season.

A Fulham statement read: "The Club is delighted to confirm that Giorgos Karagounis has signed a new one-year contract with Fulham that will keep him at Craven Cottage until 30th June 2014."

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