Sydney FC sign Serbian defender Petkovic

September 19, 2013
Sydney FC have signed Serbian defender Nikola Petkovic on a one-year deal, completing coach Frank Farina's new-look squad for the 2013-2014 A-League season.

The Red Star Belgrade player, currently on loan to Middle East club Al-Ahli, will link with the Sky Blues next week.

Sydney were reportedly denied permission to use Petkovic as a replacement for Terry Antonis, who is recovering from a serious thigh injury, forcing them to sign him for the entire season.

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