Garcia Set for Extension

Roma manager Rudi Garcia is set for a contract extension and pay increase after the Frenchman has impressed in his first season in the capital city.

Garcia, who arrived in the summer from Ligue 1 outfit Lille, signed a two year deal through 2015 in the summer when he took charge of the Giallorossi and lead Roma to their best start in the club’s history — winning 10 straight matches to open the season.

It’s expected that within the next 10-14 days that Garcia will sign an extension that will keep him at the club until 2017.

Source(s): La Gazzetta dello Sport

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