Roma defender joins Sao Paulo

Brazilian side Sao Paulo have completed the signing of defender Cicinho from Italian side Roma.

Cicinho will stay on loan at Sao Paulo until the end of the season.

A statement on their official website reads: “Cicinho is back with Sao Paulo and the AS Roma right-back arrives on loan until June 30.

“If Sao Paulo advance in the Copa Libertadores then Roma have agreed to extend the loan period. We are currently awaiting documents from Roma so we can complete the player’s registration.”