Teenage Manchester United expertise Mason Greenwood has signed a brand new and improved deal retaining him on the Premier League membership till a minimum of 2025.
The 19-year-old academy graduate has been with the membership for the reason that age of seven and made his debut in a exceptional Champions League last-16 comeback win at Paris St Germain in March 2019.
Greenwood now has 21 targets and 82 appearances to his identify, along with his progress rewarded with a brand new long-term contract at United that features the choice to increase by an additional yr.
“If you be part of the membership at seven years outdated you simply dream of taking part in for the first-team sooner or later,” Greenwood mentioned.
“There’s much more to return from myself and this crew and I’m so dedicated to working week in, week out to assist the group obtain success.
“I wish to repay the membership for the help that everybody has given me through the years and present everybody simply what I’m able to.”
After making 4 first-team appearances on the again finish of the 2018/19 season, Greenwood loved a shocking breakthrough marketing campaign through which no teenager in United’s historical past has managed to attain extra targets.
The spectacular 17-goal tally put him stage with George Greatest, Brian Kidd and Wayne Rooney.
It additionally noticed Greenwood fast-tracked into the England worldwide crew however he’s but so as to add to his debut cap in opposition to Iceland in September, having been despatched house for flouting coronavirus rules.
Greenwood has to this point struggled to hit the identical heights as final season however United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been impressed by his latest shows.
Solskjaer is delighted to have Greenwood tied right down to the Outdated Trafford giants for years to return.
“Mason is a implausible expertise and one more nice instance of the kind of participant that our academy produces,” the Norwegian mentioned.
“He has made nice progress this season, exhibiting actual maturity and adaptableness to his recreation which has seen him grow to be probably the greatest younger gamers within the nation.
“Mason is of course gifted and has an excellent angle. We all know how necessary he’s going to be for Manchester United over the approaching seasons.”
Greenwood turned the membership’s youngest ever goalscorer in European competitors with a strike in a match in opposition to Astana in September 2019 simply earlier than his 18th birthday.