Captaincy convinces Zadkovich to stay

February 4, 2013
By Liam FitzGibbon
The lure of leading the Newcastle Jets into the future helped convince sought-after midfielder Ruben Zadkovich to remain with the A-League club for another two seasons.

Zadkovich on Monday signed a new deal with the Jets after knocking back other contract offers from Europe, Asia and Australia.

The 26-year-old took over the club captaincy in December and said the opportunity to keep the role fulltime following the shock departure of former skipper Jobe Wheelhouse was a major ...

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