Manchester United have handed a new 5 year contract to England under 21-defender Chris Smalling.
The 21 year old enjoyed an outstanding debut season at Old Trafford following his move from Fulham and his progressed has been rewarded with an improved contract.
Smalling collected his first premier league medal and made 34 appearances last season in all competitions.
Speaking to the official Manchester United Website, Sir Alex Ferguson was pleased with the news that Smalling had committed to the club “I am delighted Chris has signed a new contract,” manager Sir Alex Ferguson told the club’s official website.
“Chris has been outstanding since joining us from Fulham last year, he is an extremely talented young defender, he’s quick, strong and reads the game well, he is a great asset to the team.”
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