Manchester United youngster signs new long deal

Manchester United youngster signs new long deal

- Scott McTominay has signed a new long term contract with Manchester United

- The Red Devils announced his new contract on their official website

- United boss Jose Mourinho admits he is excited about the deal because McTominay is a talented lad

Manchester United teenage midfielder has signed a new deal with the club until June 2021, with the option to extend for a further year.

This was announced on the club's official website on Friday, October 20. McTominay, 20, is a product of the club’s academy system and has been associated with the club since the age of five.

Scott McTominay signs a new contract for Manchester United

Scott McTominay came through the United ranks. Source: Dailymail

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Speaking after his new deal, Scott McTominay said: "I have grown up at this great club and it has always been a big part of my life.

"I attended the club’s development centre in Preston from the age of five and have gone on to progress from there.

"To make my debut at the end of last season was a dream come true, and I would like to thank the manager for the faith that he has shown in me.

I was absolutely delighted when the manager promoted me to the first-team squad and I am looking forward to continuing my journey with this fantastic team."

José Mourinho said: "I am delighted Scott has signed a new contract, he is one of our young players that has gone from strength to strength.

He made his Premier League debut at the end of last season and made his Champions League debut this season.

I had no hesitation in promoting Scott to the first-team squad last month as we have total belief in him."

McTominay made his first-team debut away to Arsenal at the end of last season. He also made his debut in the Champions League in Wednesday night’s match against Benfica in Portugal.

Source: Yen.com.gh

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