Andros Townsend: Luton City winger indicators new long-term contract


Andros Townsend celebrated scoring towards Newcastle in December by holding up a shirt to assist Luton captain Tom Lockyer, who’s recovering following a cardiac arrest

Luton City winger Andros Townsend has signed a long-term contract with the Premier League membership.

He has featured 11 occasions within the Premier league since becoming a member of, scoring one objective and making two assists.

“Clearly I am delighted – three months in the past I assumed my profession was over,” stated Townsend.

Luton stated the brand new contract will preserve him on the membership for the “foreseeable future”.

Townsend had not performed a aggressive match since March 2022 whereas nonetheless at Goodison Park.

He added: “From going begging around the globe only for a trial to being provided an extended contract is a dream come true.

“It is a particular, particular soccer membership. I feel we will actually obtain one thing particular this season. It is solely midway achieved. We have six months – 19 video games – to tug off the unthinkable.”

Supervisor Rob Edwards stated Townsend had proven “actual humility and professionalism” throughout his time with the squad.

Edwards added: “He is proven the entire group what it means to be elite and a top-end professional.”

Luton, who had been overwhelmed 3-2 at dwelling by Chelsea within the Premier League on Saturday, are 18th within the desk, one level off Townsend’s former membership Everton.

The Hatters host Championship aspect Bolton within the FA Cup third spherical on Sunday at 14:00 GMT.

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