Phil Jones Extends Manchester United Contract
Manchester United defender, Phil Jones, has signed a contract extension will see him remain at Old Trafford until June 2019.
The England international who joined Manchester United from Blackburn Rovers in 2011, has made 128 appearances for the Red Devils since he joined, and has scored five times in the process. Although is career has been hampered by series of injuries, manager Louis Van Gaal believes the young defender keeps developing by the day.
“Phil is a relatively young defender who is developing all the time.”
“He missed some of last season due to injury but I was impressed by his professionalism and attitude during those periods.”
Jones, a Premier League winner in 2013, added: “I have thoroughly enjoyed my time here so far and am looking forward to continuing my development as a player.”