Official: Maicon extends his contract

AS Roma have officially announced the contract extension of Brazilian fullback Douglas Maicon.

Today on the club’s official website, the Giallorossi announced that the former Inter man has signed a contract extension until 2016 with an option for an additional year, until 2017. Maicon released on brief statement on his renewal: “I am proud to wear this shirt for a long time. It’s a great honor, now it’s up to me. “

The Editor of, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including,, and ESPN.