Kuyt agrees new contract extension at Liverpool

Dirk Kuyt has agreed a new contract extension with Liverpool.

The Holland international, who joined the Reds from Feyenoord in 2006, was contracted until next summer but has been rewarded for his form this season.

In a news release issued by Sport-Promotion, the 30-year-old said: "I am very happy. We have spent a long time (in discussions) but always with the intention to reach an agreement.

"All the conversations were conducted in a friendly atmosphere.

"It fits perfectly with the feeling I got at this club.

"Since the day I first walked in, I felt welcome. That feeling has never left."

The release added that Kuyt had been discussing new terms with the club for the past month.

 
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