Improved contract for Gervinho

News outlet La Repubblica is reporting that Gervinho is in line for a new and improved contract with Roma.

Pascal Boisseau, Gervinho’s agent, has already met with Roma’s hierarchy and they’ve agreed on an improved contract for the Ivorian. The former Arsenal player, whose contract with the Giallorossi ends in 2017, will receive a pay raise from €2.3m to €2.6m per season. Boisseau, who is also the agent to manager Rudi Garcia, has also met with Giallorossi representatives for a contract extension for the Frenchman, which is expected to be reached in the next few weeks.

Source(s): La Repubblica

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