Liverpool’s Joe Gomez Signs Long Term Contract
Liverpool’s Joe Gomez, who is currently ruled out due to a fractured leg, he acquired in Liverpool’s match against Burnley, has signed a new long-term contract at Liverpool which keeps him at Anfield until 2024.
The 21 year old has been a very key figure in Liverpool’s defense this season, Partnering with Virgil Van Dijk and will be expected to return for full action in January.
“Signing this new deal means the world to me,” Gomez told the club’s website.
“I’ve been at the club a few years now and have had the pleasure to play for Liverpool and experience what that means, so I am delighted to get the chance to extend my contract here.
“I love the club, I love playing and learning here, and I am happy for that to continue.””There have been a lot of highs and lows, it’s my fourth season now and every one has been different,” Gomez added.
“Obviously I would like to have had a few less setbacks along the way, but it has all been part of my journey – one that I have loved and embraced. I have learned so much.
“There have been good times on the pitch as well. Hopefully that can continue. I am learning under a great manager and great coaching staff and have all the tools around me to keep progressing and learning. I am looking forward to it.
“All the signs show where the club is heading, where our team is heading. We got so close last year in the European competition and in the league this year, we’ve shown such good character in the start to the season so far.
“[It’s] our best start ever as club, so that shows if there is ever a time to have belief in the club and where we’re going, it is now.”
Gomez has before his injury, made 59 appearances for the current Premier League leaders since joining from Charlton for £3.5m in 2015.
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