Sionko returns to Sparta

PRAGUE - Czech international Libor Sionko has left FC Copenhagen to return to Sparta Prague, news agency CTK reported on Thursday.

The 32-year-old midfielder, who was previously at Sparta between 1999-2003, signed a two and a half year contract with the Prague club.

Sionko has played 39 matches for the national team and scored eight goals. Sparta are second in the Czech championship which is in its winter break.