Paul Dummett has agreed a brand new one-year contract with Newcastle United.
Dummett’s present contract was as a consequence of expire at the top of this season, however he has now change into the most recent participant to lengthen his contract at St. Johnstone. James’ Park.
Swiss stopper Fabian Schar agreed on a brand new contract final week and now Dummett has adopted him when he places the pen to paper.
Dummett, now 30, has come via the path at St. James’ Park and though he has solely made three appearances this season, Eddie Howe was eager to tie him up in the long term. Dummett, who can play left-back or center-back, fills one in all the home-grown wants of Newcastle’s squad and he’s glad to remain.
“This is an extremely exciting time for the football club and the city so I am happy to invest another year here and stay in my childhood club,” the Welsh nationwide group participant advised the membership’s web site.
“I am extremely proud that next season my tenth will be involved in the first team and I am really looking forward to being a part of a great season to come. How the boys!”
Howe added: “Paul is a perfect professional who has given so much to this club and I’m glad he will stay with us.
“He is a participant and a individual that I like greatly. He leads by instance each within the locker room and on the pitch and I’m glad to have the option to hold somebody together with his optimistic affect and defensive means.”
Newcastle are additionally persevering with talks with one other house participant in the shape of Sean Longstaff and the membership hopes he can even be concerned within the membership.