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Monday July 21 2014
Perugia pick up Taddei

Perugia have confirmed that they have signed former Roma utility man Rodrigo Taddei, following his release by the Giallorossi.

The Brazilian midfielder ended a nine-year association with the capital club at the end of last season, having struggled for first team opportunities under Rudi Garcia.

Available on a free transfer and previously linked with Fiorentina, the 34-year-old was reported in recent days as in advanced talks with Perugia.

Today, the Serie B outfit have confirmed the veteran’s arrival, believed to be on a multi-year contract.

“Perugia announces that it has acquired outright the rights to player Rodrigo Ferrante Taddei, born in 1980.

“The player will be presented today at 14.30.”

The Brazilian midfielder ended a nine-year association with the capital club at the end of last season, having struggled for first team opportunities under Rudi Garcia.

Available on a free transfer and previously linked with Fiorentina, the 34-year-old was reported in recent days as in advanced talks with Perugia.

Today, the Serie B outfit have confirmed the veteran’s arrival, believed to be on a multi-year contract.

“Perugia announces that it has acquired outright the rights to player Rodrigo Ferrante Taddei, born in 1980.

“The player will be presented today at 14.30.”

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