FootballHockeyBasketballTennisCricketSettings
ScoresFavouritesNewsMenuMore
footballnewsMaddison signs new Leicester City contract

Maddison signs new Leicester City contract

By Peter Thompson

24 August 2020, 16:41

James Maddison has signed a new contract to keep him at Leicester City until 2024.

The midfielder has become a key player for the Premier League club since his move from Norwich City in June 2018.

Manchester United are among the clubs to have been linked with the 23-year-old, whose previous deal ran until 2023, but he has committed to his future to the Foxes.

"I'm so happy to sign a new contract for this football club," Maddison told Leicester's official website. "It's an incredibly exciting time to be a Leicester City player with so many positive things happening on and off the pitch and I’m delighted to be part of that.

"What we've achieved as a club this season is a huge step forward for us and I know there's so much more to come from this team.

"I've enjoyed every moment since joining Leicester City. The supporters have been incredible to me and we've a fantastic set of players in that dressing room who are determined to show what we're capable of doing together in both Europe and the Premier League next season."

Maddison has scored 16 goals in 76 games for Leicester and made his senior England debut against Montenegro last year.

He was named as Leicester's Young Player of the Season for the for the 2018-19 season.

Maddison will be playing in the Europa League in the upcoming season after Brendan Rodgers' side just missed out on a Champions League spot, finishing fifth.

For the best LiveScore experience:

Download the LiveScore App

Chiesa is growing after a tough start, says Juventus boss Pirlo
Ramos missing from Madrid squad for Sevilla trip
Juventus director Paratici under investigation over Suarez's Italian exam
Lampard: Spygate was a great news story, but now I respect Bielsa and Leeds
Simeone not focused on leapfrogging Real Sociedad at LaLiga summit
Tagliafico signs new Ajax contract that reportedly includes 'giants' get-out clause
Stadio Diego Armando Maradona – Napoli stadium officially renamed in tribute to club legend
Mourinho has made Tottenham Premier League title contenders - Robinson
Koeman demands Barcelona hit winning streak as Cadiz eye another scalp
Flick prepared to be patient as Sane settles in at Bayern Munich
Nuno admits 'too soon' to know when Jimenez will be back
Lampard wrestles with 'nice problem' for Leeds clash after Giroud four-goal blitz
Zidane adamant he has full backing of Real Madrid hierarchy and players
Klopp critical of Premier League for 'ignoring' player welfare
Cavani is showing Man Utd youngsters how to prolong their careers – Solskjaer
View All

LiveScore.com Football News

Maddison signs new Leicester City contract

CareersMobileAdvertiseContactModern Slavery ActPrivacy NoticeCookie PolicyTerms of UseCorporate
Desktop View