Messina land Birindelli
By Graeme Bailey
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Messina have bolstered their squad with the signing of Alessandro Birindelli.Messina have bolstered their squad with the signing of experienced Juventus defender Alessandro Birindelli.
The 30-year-old will be unveiled to the press on Monday after finalising his deal over the weekend.
"He will be a good signing," president Pietro Franza said,.
Birindelli is still sidelined with a knee ligament injury he suffered in August - but he should be fit by February so Messina have moved to seal his signature.
Messina have also signed Sergio Floccari from Rimini, who is replacing Riccardo Zampagna - who has joined Atalanta.
The Sicilian outfit have already sealed a loan deal for Antonio Nocerino from Cortone - although he is co-owned by Juventus and Genoa.