Scotland midfielder, Scott McTominay has signed a new five-year deal with premier league club, Manchester United which will keep him at Old Trafford till June 2025.
23-year-old McTominay who is a product of the Manchester United academy signed the deal on Tuesday, 23rd June.
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) June 23, 2020
The player has become a key part of the team under new manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and his new deal also includes the option to add one more year.
The midfielder made his debut in 2017 against Arsenal and has gone onto make 75 appearances for the first team, scoring six goals.
After signing the new deal, McTominay said: “Whilst I understand that we all have so many other things to think about at the moment, I’m so happy to sign this contract and play a part in the future ahead for this team.
“All I have ever known is United and I hope that my passion for the club shows every time I go onto the pitch. I’ll continue to give everything for this club whenever I pull on the shirt. I want to thank the manager for the faith he has shown in me and everyone at the club that has helped me to get where I am today.
“I’m looking forward to finishing this season on a high and hopefully achieving our aims.”
Solskjaer also praised the player, commending his work rate and commitment to the club.
“He brings determination, tenacity and skill to the game and we know that Scott’s attributes will be a major asset to the squad over the coming years.
“As we always say the Academy is the bedrock of the club and having come through the system everyone knows that Scott has shown the exact mentality that you need to succeed at Manchester United. I look forward to seeing his continued improvement in the years to come,” the manager said.
Source: Naija News