Friday October 12 2012
Davids joins Barnet!

Former Serie A star Edgar Davids has joined English Division Two side Barnet as a player Coach.

“I’m happy to explore my possibilities and share my knowledge and experience with Barnet Football Club,” the Dutchman told the outfit's website.  

“I am very excited about the challenge ahead,” he added. “They are my local club and I will join as a player Coach.”

The ex-Juventus, Milan and Inter midfielder has been out of football since 2010 when he was at Crystal Palace.

The 39-year-old, who won 74 caps for his country in a glittering career, will be assisting current boss Mark Robson.

“I am delighted to welcome Edgar to our club,” Robson stated. “His experience as a player throughout his illustrious career will be a massive benefit to all our players.

“I look forward to forming a strong partnership with him.”