Southampton midfielder, Dusan Tadic has signed a new contract at the club till 2020.
Tadić has been an integral part of the team that has achieved back-to-back record-breaking seasons in the Premier League, playing both in an advanced central position, as well as on either flank.In his two years with Saints, since joining from Dutch club FC Twente, the 27-year-old has contributed 13 goals and 21 assists.
Executive Director of Football Les Reed commented: “I am delighted that we have strengthened our commitment with Dušan, and that he has added his name to the list of players to have signed new long-term contracts in recent months.
“Dušan has been an important part of our success in the past two seasons, with his creativity offering the team a valuable dimension. However, it is not just his ability that makes him a key part of the squad, but also his commitment, determination and focus.I am confident that, under the guidance of Claude Puel, he will continue to flourish and be a central component of the squad not only this season, but in the years to come.”
Dušan Tadić said: “I am really pleased. I have had two beautiful years here and a great connection with the supporters and everyone in the club – all the players and the staff.
“I am really happy that I have signed a new contract. The club showed a lot of effort to keep me. There were also other possibilities, but we recognised that the best is that I stay in Southampton, and I want to mention they put in a lot of effort for that, and I appreciate that.”