Hangeland signs Fulham contract extension

Fulham have achieved a major coup by securing the services of captain Brede Hangeland.

Fulham have achieved a major coup by securing the services of captain Brede Hangeland.

The 31-year old Norwegian centre-back has signed a two-year deal with the Cottagers with the option for a further year.

"Fulham Football Club is delighted to announce that captain Brede Hangeland has signed a two-year extension to his current contract, with an option for a further year, which will keep the defender at the club until at least the summer of 2015,” read a statement on the club’s official website.

Hangeland added: "I'm so happy, delighted.

"It's taken a long time but we're there now and I hope the club is happy - I'm certainly really happy to have signed.

"I've loved my time with Fulham. It's been a little over five years and I've felt right at home from the very first game.

"I couldn't really see myself leaving, so to finally have signed gives me a great feeling."

 

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