Saturday July 20 2013
Official: Paulinho extends at Livorno

Paulinho has officially extended his contract with Livorno until June 2018, ending transfer speculation.

The 27-year-old striker put pen to paper today on a contract holding him to Livorno until June 30 2018.

Paulo Sergio Bettanin had been linked with several clubs around Italy and Europe, including Inter, Napoli and Tottenham.

His previous contract was due to expire in June 2015 and he impressed for Livorno, scoring 48 goals in 148 games.

They helped Livorno gain promotion to Serie A via the play-offs this summer.

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