Eric Bailly has signed a new contract with the club. The club known as the Red Devils confirmed the news via social media on Monday, with the excited title: “A new deal for Eric Bailly!”
United revealed the 27-year-old Ivorian defender will be at Old Trafford until 2024. Bailly also commented to say his short-term ambition is to win the Europa League this season.
The Ivory Coast center-back, who has the option of a further 12-month extension on his new contract, has made only 15 appearances in another injury-hit season for United and is eager to put those troubles behind him.
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly has outlined his ambitions after signing a new contract at Old Trafford. For me, it’s the dream to be here. Now it’s my fifth season and I hope to be here a long time. We hope we can win the Europa League. It is very important for us and for the fans and for the season.
Meanwhile, Manchester United are preparing for the visit of AS Roma before hosting the old English football enemy and local rivals, Liverpool on Sunday for a league game.