Maicon returns this week

Roma right-back Maicon will return this week to Trigoria.

The Brazilian, who has been on holiday after Brazil crashed out of the World Cup, will return to the capital on Tuesday or Wednesday and will join his teammates in Austria for their friendly. It’s also rumored that Roma will soon sit down with Maicon and his agent to discuss the possibility of a 1 year extension will a player option for a second year.

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