Corinthians set to sign Cristian Baroni

The Brazilian club Corinthians are set to complete the signing of Cristian Baroni.

The Sao Paulo based club confirmed that they had agreed terms with the 31-year-old and that the player is set to sign for the club.

The 31-year-old is set to re-join his old side on a €1.5 million per season deal.

Baroni joined Fenerbahce from Corinthians back in July 2008 for €5 million.

The defensive midfielder scored five goals and made four assists in 22 appearances for Fenerbahce in all competitions last season.

Baroni’s contract with the Istanbul club ran out in June 2014.