Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic will enjoy a massive final payday at Inter Milan.
Inter announced a Bosman agreement with Vidic yesterday.
The Daily Mail says an agreement has been reached on a lucrative three-season deal that will send Vidic into retirement on a high, in terms of status and earnings.
The 32-year-old’s deal is being portrayed for two years, with an option for a third, but is effectively for three seasons. He needs to make a certain number of appearances for the third year to kick in, but it is believed to be so low ﾨC barely double figures each season ﾨC that it should be a formality.
He has been able to secure a salary of ?3m a year, despite his best years being behind him.
It is the equivalent of around ?6m each season, before tax and other deductions, and means he will have earned close on ?20m by the time he finishes his San Siro contract and, in all probability, calls time on his career at the top.