Pedro signs new deal with Chelsea

Mazino Dickson

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Chelsea’s Spanish winger attacker Pedro has committed his future to the club with a one-year contract extension.

The extension will keep him at the Premier League club through to 2020.

Pedro joined Chelsea from FC Barcelona in 2015.

Since moving to Londong, Pedro has won the Premier League and FA Cup.

The two-time European winner is already showing his for ahead of the new campaign, scoring twice since new coach Maurizio Sarri took over a fortnight ago.

Indeed Pedro has expressed delight at have committing his future to the club.

“It is very good for me, I am really happy here in the club, with my team-mates, the supporters and the club in general,” Pedro told Chelsea’s website.

“It’s important for me to continue with Chelsea, I am comfortable here and want to win new titles and trophies. I want to help the team, score goals, and I repeat, I am really happy.”

Spain international Pedro has made 131 appearances for Chelsea, scoring 28 goals, and director Marina Granovskaia hailed his contract renewal.

“We are very happy to secure Pedro’s services for another year,” she said.

“Since becoming a Chelsea player he has regularly demonstrated his quality on the field and we look forward to seeing him continue to flourish under the guidance of Maurizio Sarri.”