Curtis Jones has signed a brand new, long-term contract along with his boyhood membership Liverpool.
The 19-year-old midfielder, considered one of many membership’s finest Academy prospects, has caught the attention in making eight first-team appearances this season.
He scored a spectacular winner towards Everton within the FA Cup in January and went on to change into the membership’s youngster-ever captain within the fourth-round tie towards Shrewsbury – one other sport wherein he scored.
The size of the brand new deal has not been disclosed however his improved phrases underlines the rising confidence the membership have in his growth.
Jones, who has been on the membership from under-nine degree, might take pleasure in extra first-team alternatives below Jurgen Klopp subsequent season with one senior participant in Adam Lallana anticipated to go away this summer season.
Jones instructed the membership’s web site, www.liverpoolfc.com: “For me, as everybody is aware of, it’s large.
“It’s my boyhood membership and it’s the entire of my household’s membership as nicely, so for me it’s large.
“I feel the atmosphere and stuff is all constructive and retains me as constructive as I can. In fact, we’re working with an awesome supervisor and round the perfect staff on this planet, so for me it was straightforward and (I’m) extraordinarily proud.”
Jones, who has appeared as an alternative in two Premier League video games, feels he has already discovered a lot from the senior professionals within the squad.
He mentioned: “It’s an ideal atmosphere. The entire of the staff is ideal for me to observe each day in coaching.
“They do all the pieces completely – their professionalism across the place, it’s good. So I’m choosing up all that and taking it into my sport and to me as an individual. It’s paying off proper.”