Kyle Walker signs two-year contract extension

By Ric Turner, Wed 19 June 2019 15:23

Kyle Walker signs two-year contract extensionNew deal will see England international remain in Manchester until 2022

Kyle Walker has signed a two-year extension to his current contract, atht will see him remain at the Etihad until 2022.

The England internation joined City from Spurs in £52m deal in 2017, and has become an integral part of Pep Guardiola's side, making 100 appearances in all competitions.

“I’m thrilled to have signed a new deal,” he said. “Playing for City has been everything I’d hoped it would be and more.

“It was an easy decision. I want to be competing for trophies, playing at the highest level, and I feel I have improved hugely as a player during my time here.

“The Club’s vision – both on and off the pitch – matches mine perfectly and I’m looking forward to spending the new five years here, hopefully winning more silverware.”

Director of Football Txiki Begiristain added: “We are delighted to have Kyle here for a further two years.

“His strength, speed and ability have been vital to our accomplishments. He is a key member of the squad.

“His experience is invaluable, particularly to the younger members of the team, and his contribution will be crucial in our efforts for continued success.”