West Brom tie teenage starlet Roofe down to new deal

West Bromwich Albion have rewarded midfielder Kemar Roofe with his first professional contract with the club.

West Bromwich Albion have rewarded midfielder Kemar Roofe with his first professional contract with the club.

The 18-year-old attacking midfielder has signed an initial 18-month contract with an option to extend the deal.

He told Skysports.com: "I'm delighted to have it signed. I've been here since I started playing football and it's the place I know I will benefit from further.

"It's a great set up and the staff are fully supportive of everyone at the club.

"I know I benefitted a lot as well from a loan in Iceland that the club set up for me pre-season and I now need to work hard to keep progressing."

 

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