Roma snap up former United defender

Updated: July 22, 2011

Roma have announced the free signing of former Manchester United defender Gabriel Heinze from Marseille.

The 33 year old announced at the end of the last season he would leave Marseille after spending the last two seasons at the Stade Velodrome.

The vastly experienced Argentina international will be playing his fifth European country having previously played in Spain, Portugal, England as well as France.

No details about the defender’s contract have been released however it is been reported in the Italian media that Heinze has signed a one year deal

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>