Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli has signed a new deal to keep him at White Hart Lane until 2022, the club has officially announced.
The club hinted at news surrounding Alli via social media in the morning, and confirmed the new deal later.
A statement on the club’s official website read:
“The midfielder joined us from MK Dons in January, 2015, and after being loaned back to the Dons for the remainder of that season, he made his Spurs debut on the opening day of the 2015-16 campaign at Manchester United.
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) September 19, 2016
“The 20-year-old went on to enjoy an excellent breakthrough season with the Club as he made 46 appearances, scoring 10 goals and providing 11 assists in all competitions.
“His achievements did not go unnoticed as he picked up the PFA Young Player of the Year award and was named in the PFA Premier League Team of the Year.
“He also scooped the Match of the Day Goal of the Season prize for his spectacular volley against Crystal Palace in January.
“He has since passed the 50-appearance mark for us in all competitions and scored his 11th goal for the Club in last weekend’s 4-0 win against Stoke City.
“Dele made his full England debut in October, 2015, and has since won 12 caps and scored one goal for his country.”