Nemanja Matic has loved a dramatic enchancment in kind because the crew’s enforcer because the January arrival of Portuguese playmaker Bruno Fernandes.
Nemanja Matic extends Manchester United contract (Reuters Photo)
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Manchester United’s Serbia midfielder Nemanja Matic has prolonged his contract at Old Trafford by way of to June 2023, the Premier League membership mentioned in a assertion on Monday.
The 31-year-old, who joined United in 2017, has loved a dramatic enchancment in kind because the crew’s enforcer because the January arrival of Portuguese playmaker Bruno Fernandes.
“I am delighted that Nemanja has signed a new contract, I know his experience, professionalism and leadership will be invaluable to this young talented group,” United manager Old Gunnar Solskjaer mentioned.
“He remains hugely ambitious and determined which will be vital as we look to achieve our aims over the coming years.”
United are unbeaten of their final 16 matches in all competitions and, other than chasing a top-four end within the Premier League, the are additionally nonetheless in rivalry to win the FA Cup and the Europa League.
Having rediscovered his holding midfield qualities alongside Fernandes and Frenchman Paul Pogba, who’s again from a long-term damage, Matic mentioned he was wanting ahead to recent challenges.
“I am very happy that I will continue to be part of this great club. As a player, I still have a lot more to give and achieve in my career and to do that with Manchester United will be a huge honour.”
United are fifth within the Premier League on 55 factors from 33 video games, two behind fourth-placed Chelsea who they meet within the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley on July 19.