Brazil captain Lucio signs for Inter Milan

Brazil captain Lucio has signed for Italian champions Inter Milan after five years at Bayern Munich. The 31-year-old defender looks set to finish his career with Inter after signing a three-year contract with the Serie A side.

Bayern released an official statement regarding the transfer: "The Brazil captain agreed to end the contract running until 30 June 2010. The 31-year-old defender moves with immediate effect to the Italian champions Inter where he will sign a three-year deal." No information about the transfer fee has been released.

Lucio signed for Bayern back in 2004 from Bundesliga rivals Bayer Leverkusen leading the Munich side to the league and cup double in 2005, 2006 and 2008 while also playing part in Brazil's 2002 World Cup victory.

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