Leicester City star signs long-term deal after incredible start to career

first_img Chilwell has committed his future to Leicester Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars “It’s great news for the club,” Puel said of the new deal. “Ben is an exciting young player with huge potential who is already learning and improving by playing regular Premier League football.“If he continues to work hard he will become a valuable player for us and I hope for the England team.” Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? 2 Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card “The club has really big, long-term plans and it’s really exciting to know that I’m going to be part of that. We’ve got a great squad with quite a youthful core so there’s a real opportunity for us to push on and achieve something together in the coming years.”Chilwell spent a large part of Leicester’s famous title-winning season of 2015/16 on loan at Huddersfield, but after making his Premier League debut the following campaign he has nailed down the left-back position as his own.Foxes boss Claude Puel praised Chilwell’s progress and said he can be a role model for youngsters in the club’s academy. deals REVEALED Getty Images huge blow REVEALED The left-back celebrates England’s win over Spain on Monday center_img Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury no dice Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won shining gameday cracker 2 Chilwell made his England debut last month and his first starts followed in last week’s goalless Nations League draw with Croatia and the 3-2 win in Spain.The left-back joined Leicester’s academy aged 12 and said he was excited to extend his association with the Foxes until June 2024.“Leicester’s always felt like the right place for me,” he said.“I’ve had fantastic support at every level since I arrived nine years ago and I’ve always felt opportunities would come if I continued to work hard. That’s a great feeling to have as a young player. Ben Chilwell has signed a new long-term deal with Leicester City to cap a remarkable start to the season.A month after agreeing fresh terms with Harry Maguire, Leicester have secured 21-year-old left-back Chilwell, who came through the ranks at the King Power Stadium. Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January Latest Premier League News tense last_img read more