Totti extends deal at AS Roma through 2014

AS Roma captain Francesco Totti has extended his contract at the

Serie A club through till 2014.

Roma said Wednesday on its Web site that the 33-year-old

Totti through will retire at the completion of the new deal and

then join the club’s coaching staff.

Totti is the team’s leading scorer in the league this season

with nine goals despite chronic knee problems.