Connect with us

Premier League

Nemanja Matic signs new three year contract with United

Published

on

By

Nemanja Matic signs new three year contract
Nemanja Matic signs new three year contract

Manchester United have agreed a new contract extension with Nemanja Matic to extend his stay at the club until 2023.

Nemanja Matic has put pen to paper on a new contract with United that runs until the summer of 2023.

Serbia international Matic had one year left on his previous deal at Old Trafford.

But the club announced on Monday on their official Twitter handle that he has agreed to fresh terms following some impressive displays under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in recent weeks.

Matic signs new three year deal

The 31 year old Serbian midfield enforcer joined United from Chelsea in 2017 and has made 114 appearances for the club.

‘I am very pleased to continue being a part of this huge club,’ Matic said in a statement.

‘As a player, I still have a lot to give and achieve in my career. And to do that with Manchester United is a huge honour for me.

‘This is a really exciting team to be in, we have a good balance of youth and experience in the squad and there is a great amount of respect amongst the group.

‘This is a key moment in the season and we are playing well at the moment. We will continue to fight to finish the season on a high and make our amazing fans proud.’

Solskjaer said: ‘I am delighted that Nemanja Matic has signed a new contract, I am convinced his experience, professionalism and leadership will be priceless to this young talented group.

‘We have great strength in midfield and Nemanja’s attributes are a key part of that position. Matic has been here for three seasons now, and understands the values of playing for Manchester United.

‘He remains hugely ambitious and determined to win everything, which will be vital as we look to achieve our aims over the coming seasons.’

This football news update is brought to you by the Footy Area team. Do not forget to leave a comment in the comments section below. Also, follow us on TwitterFacebook, and join other fans from around the world in our Telegram channel.

Latest

Fatigued Ronaldo to be rested for Benevento trip Fatigued Ronaldo to be rested for Benevento trip
Serie A2 days ago

Fatigued Ronaldo to be rested for Benevento trip

Juventus boss Andrea Pirlo confirmed Cristiano Ronaldo is to be rested for Saturday’s trip to Benevento. Ronaldo, 35, has made...

Pogba and McTominay doubtful for Saints' clash Pogba and McTominay doubtful for Saints' clash
Premier League3 days ago

Pogba and McTominay doubtful for Saints’ clash

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Paul Pogba and Scott McTominay are major doubts and are unlikely to be fit for Manchester...

Argentine Legend Diego Maradona Dies Aged 60 | Footy Area Argentine Legend Diego Maradona Dies Aged 60 | Footy Area
World News4 days ago

Argentine Legend Diego Maradona Dies Aged 60

News that Argentine legend Diego Maradona dies aged 60 was quick to travel round the globe after the world was...

Jude Bellingham hails ridiculous Haaland: He's incredible | Footy Area Jude Bellingham hails ridiculous Haaland: He's incredible | Footy Area
Champions league5 days ago

Jude Bellingham hails ridiculous Haaland: He’s incredible

Jude Bellingham hails ridiculous Haaland after an impressive show against a dismal Club Brugge on Tuesday which drew appraisal from...

There's more to Fernandes than penalties: Solskjaer | Footy Area There's more to Fernandes than penalties: Solskjaer | Footy Area
Champions league5 days ago

There’s more to Fernandes than penalties alone: MUN 4-1 BFK

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer praised Bruno Fernandes following Manchester United’s demolition of Istanbul Basaksehir on Tuesday in the...

Agent adamant Isco wants to try another league | Footy Area Agent adamant Isco wants to try another league | Footy Area
La Liga6 days ago

Agent adamant Isco wants to try another league by 2022

Real Madrid midfielder Francisco Alarcón popularly called Isco wants to try another league in the nearest future says the player’s...

Week 20 Pools fixtures 2020 – full fixtures | Footy Area Week 20 Pools fixtures 2020 – full fixtures | Footy Area
Special Features6 days ago

Positive Week 21 Pool fixtures 2020 Pool Agent: full fixtures

Week 21 Pools fixtures 2020 Pool Agent – full fixtures Week 21 Pool fixtures 2020 Pool Agent – full fixtures,...

Positive Week 21 Pools fixtures 2020 – full fixtures | Footy Area Positive Week 21 Pools fixtures 2020 – full fixtures | Footy Area
Special Features6 days ago

Positive Week 21 Pools fixtures 2020 – full fixtures

Week 21 Pools fixtures 2020 – full fixtures The entire Week 21 Pools fixtures 2020 – full fixtures, Classified football...

Positive Week 19 Pools results 2020 Pool Agent – full results | Footy Area Positive Week 19 Pools results 2020 Pool Agent – full results | Footy Area
Special Features6 days ago

Positive Week 19 Pools results 2020 Pool Agent – full results

Week 19 Pools results 2020 Pool Agent – full results The Week 19 Pool results 2020 Pool Agent – full...

Positive Week 19 Pool results 2020 – full results | Footy Area Positive Week 19 Pool results 2020 – full results | Footy Area
Special Features7 days ago

Positive Week 19 Pool results 2020 – full results

Week 19 Pool results 2020 – full results Week 19 Pool results 2020 – full results, Classified football Pool results, Pool...