Manchester United’s Marouane Fellaini Sings New Deal


Manchester United’s Marouane Fellaini has inked a new deal that will keep him on the club until 2020, the club announced.

Fellaini’s existing deal was due to expire on Saturday. His new deal is for 2-years with the option of an additional 12 months.

“I am pleased to be continuing my journey as a Manchester United player,” Fellaini said. “I made this decision because I am very happy here. Also, I feel like this team, under Jose, still has a lot we want to achieve.

“I would like to say a special thank you to Jose for the faith he has always shown in me. My focus now is on the World Cup and I am looking forward to a successful season ahead.”

“I am very happy Marouane is staying with us,” manager Jose Mourinho said. “I always believed in his desire to stay with the club and I am delighted that he has signed a new contract.”