The Dane penned a new deal last week to 2023.
“I hope I have got better," said Schmeichel, as he reflects on how he has changed over the years.
“Obviously I am more mature. A lot has happened in the time I have been here and it does feel like yesterday to be honest, but nearly eight years have passed and it has been an amazing ride.
“We have achieved more than I could ever have expected."