Football: Totti signs 2-year contract extension with Roma
ROME (REUTERS) - Francesco Totti signed a new contract on Friday that will keep him at Roma until just before his 40th birthday.
The Roma captain, who has been at the Serie A club since childhood and has played over 500 games for them, signed the contract extension at a news conference in Rome, ensuring his stay in the Italian capital until the end of the 2015-16 season.
"It's what I and the club wanted, I thank them for giving me another chance to wear the shirt of the only team I've ever supported and ever loved," the forward said.
"I have another two years of responsibility and I know that we can do great things here.