Scott McTominay has finally signed a new five-year deal with Manchester United until 2025, with an option of extending by a year.
Despite being injured for a part of the current season, McTominay has been one of United’s most consistent performers and has impressed in the heart of midfield as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side is contesting for final Champions League spot.
The 23-year-old midfielder has been at Old Trafford since 2012 and has made 75 appearances for the first team since Jose Mourinho brought him in the first team against Arsenal in 2017.
New Manchester United Contract for Scott McTominay
McTominay is considered to be one of the most influential figures in Solskjaer’s plans going forward, and the United boss insists the Scotland international will be a ‘major asset’.
Scott has done tremendously well since I joined and has been a vital part of our midfield. He brings determination, tenacity and skill to the game and we know that Scott’s attributes will be a major asset to the squad over the coming years.
As we always say the academy is the bedrock of the club and having come through the system everyone knows that Scott has shown the exact mentality that you need to succeed at Manchester United.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Manchester United Manager
Whilst I understand that we all have so many other things to think about at the moment, I’m so happy to sign this contract and play a part in the future ahead for this team.
All I have ever known is United and I hope that my passion for the club shows every time I go onto the pitch. I’ll continue to give everything for this club whenever I pull on the shirt.
I want to thank the manager for the faith he has shown in me and everyone at the club that has helped me to get where I am today.
I’m looking forward to finishing this season on a high and hopefully achieving our aims.’Scott McTominay, Manchester United Midfielder
Scott McTominay and Manchester United will be desperate to secure Champions League football come to the end of the campaign following a recent run of fine form for the club.
Red Devils are currently sitting fifth in the Premier League, five points behind Chelsea in the race for top four with eight matchdays remaining. But depending on their city rival’s qualification into European competition, United or a team at fifth spot could also see qualification into Champions league.