Jamie Vardy Signs New Leicester City Deal
Jamie Vardy has signed a brand new three-and-a-half year hire Leicester City, extending his remain at the King Power Stadium until 2019.
The striker’s existing deal was because of run until 2018 but he’s been rewarded for his outstanding popularity from the Premier League scoring charts.
Vardy, who’d not performed a high-flight game until age 27, has netted 18 league goals this year to place Leicester five points obvious towards the top of the table.
“I am absolutely happy to be fighting to attain something with this particular club, included in this squad,” Vardy told Leicester’s official website.
“I have never known a spirit enjoy it – in the proprietors, towards the manager and the staff, players and also the fans. I wish to participate it for any lengthy time.
“Leicester City have proven only total belief within me because the day I showed up here three-and-a-half years back and you can’t really measure just how much that belief helps me to enhance.
“I’ll forever appreciate an investment the club makes within me and I’ll spend every single day trying to pay back it.”
Leicester signed Vardy for ￡1 million – a brand new record for any non-league player – from Fleetwood Town this year and that he continued to attain 16 league goals because they won the Championship title throughout his second season.
He notched five goals last season because the Foxes guaranteed survival with seven wins within their final nine matches and it has already greater than tripled that total in 2015-16.
“Jamie is really a fighter,” Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri stated. “He’s had a fantastic journey to get at this time in the career and is constantly on the play all the games as though it’s his last.
“I really like his spirit, that is a quality I would like within my players most of all. “He’s proven exactly what a fantastic player he’s and, more to the point, he belongs to an incredible group.
“I’m happy that he’ll stick with us for any lengthy time.”