Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic has extended his contract with the club until June 2023.
“As a player, I still have a lot more to give and achieve in my career and to do that with Manchester United will be a huge honour,” Matic said.
“This is a really exciting team to be part of, we have a good balance of youth and experience within the squad.”
Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said he was “delighted” Matic has extended his deal, adding: “I am delighted that Nemanja has signed a new contract, I know his experience, professionalism and leadership will be invaluable to this young talented group.
“”We have great strength in midfield and Nemanja’s attributes are a key part of that. Nemanja has been here for three seasons now and really understands the values of playing for Manchester United.”
“He remains hugely ambitious and determined which will be vital as we look to achieve our aims over the coming years.”
Matic has played 27 times in all competitions for the club this season. Nemanja Matic has started 23 matches in all competitions this season. Manchester United have kept 16 clean sheets in said matches compared to 7 in the 29 matches he has not started
The Serbian has agreed a new deal at Old Trafford until 2023
He joined United from Chelsea in 2017 following three-and-a-half years at Stamford Bridge. Matic has since featured 114 times for United, scoring four goals.