Dummett pens Newcastle contract

Paul Dummett has penned new terms with Newcastle United. Dummett has agreed a new long-term contract, which could keep him at his boyhood club for the next six years.

Paul Dummett has penned new terms with Newcastle United.

Dummett has agreed a new long-term contract, which could keep him at his boyhood club for the next six years.

Speaking of his new contract, Dummett said: "I am delighted to secure my long-term future with Newcastle United.

"Like so many local lads, it has been my boyhood dream to play for this club and now I am looking forward to repaying their faith in me and working hard to be the best possible player I can be."

Director of football Joe Kinnear added: "We're delighted that Paul has committed his long term future to the club.

"In reality, this was never in doubt as we wanted Paul to stay and, as a Geordie, Paul made it clear that the only place he wanted to play was Newcastle United - it was just a question of finding the right deal for both parties, which we have managed to do."

 
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