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Opinion: Manchester United's slow burners Chris Smalling and Phil Jones must catch fire

Opinion: Manchester United's slow burners Chris Smalling and Phil Jones must catch fire

Man Utd's centre-backs have new contracts in their pockets but now they must step up a level and prove their worth at Old Trafford.
The Busby Babe Jun 29, 2015

Phil Jones signs Manchester United extension

The defender will stay at Old Trafford for at least another four years. Manchester United have confirmed that Phil Jones has signed a contract extension at Old Trafford. The 23-year-old defender will now stay with United until the summer of 2019, with an option for a further year also included in the deal. Let's hope this is as underwhelming as United contract news gets this summer. We're pleased to announce @PhilJones4 has signed a new contract, keeping him at #mufc until at least June 2019. pic.twitter.com/BiHukcVXRR — Manchester United (@ManUtd) June 29, 2015 Jones has been at...
The Guardian Jun 29, 2015
Phil Jones signs new Manchester United contract until 2019

Phil Jones signs new Manchester United contract until 2019

• Defender signs long-term deal at club he joined in 2011 from Blackburn• I’m looking forward to continuing my development as a player, he saysEngland defender Phil Jones has signed a new deal with Manchester United which keeps him at Old Trafford until at least June 2019, the Premier League club have said.The Manchester United manager, Louis van Gaal, said: “We are delighted that Phil has signed a new contract. He is a talented footballer with great versatility and can play in a number of positions. Phil is a relatively young defender who is developing all the time. He missed some...
Manchester United: Phil Jones signs new four-year contract

Manchester United: Phil Jones signs new four-year contract

Louis van Gaal hails Man Utd defender Phil Jones as he inks extension with Old Trafford club four years on from Blackburn transfer.

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