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Krøldrup heads back to Italy

Published: Thursday 19 January 2006, 11.57CET
ACF Fiorentina have signed Danish international Per Krøldrup from Everton FC for an undisclosed fee only six months after the centre-back left Udinese Calcio.

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Published: Thursday 19 January 2006, 11.57CET

Krøldrup heads back to Italy

ACF Fiorentina have signed Danish international Per Krøldrup from Everton FC for an undisclosed fee only six months after the centre-back left Udinese Calcio.
ACF Fiorentina say they have signed Danish international Per Krøldrup from Everton FC for an undisclosed fee. The 26-year-old centre-back heads back to Italy only six months after joining the Premiership side from Udinese Calcio for €6.8m.

Injury woe
Krøldrup, who spent four seasons with Udinese after leaving his first club B 93 København in 2001, made 91 Serie A appearances before moving to Goodison Park. He missed the opening two months of the campaign after undergoing a hernia operation and then struggled to earn a first-team place.

Rare appearance
He played one league match on 26 December in a 4-0 defeat at Aston Villa FC, before a cameo as a substitute in the FA Cup win against Millwall FC last night. Fiorentina, who lost 3-1 at UC Sampdoria on Wednesday, are fourth in Serie A with 40 points from 20 games.

Last updated: 19/01/06 14.33CET

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