Tottenham Hotspur have confirmed that they’ve prolonged defender Jan Vertonghen’s contract until 2020.
Spurs introduced that they’ve agreed new phrases with the Belgium worldwide, who joined from Ajax in 2012 and has made 264 appearances.
In September, 31-year-old Vertonghen stated he was not involved about his future and was optimistic that he would keep at Spurs past the present season.
“I’ve an possibility in my contract. If Tottenham activate it, I will be with them for an additional season, and I believe the membership will activate that clause. I do not think about the opposite,” he informed Belgian media.
“In any case, I am at a stage the place I look much less long run. It should be a stage in my life.”
Vertonghen, who helped Belgium end third on the World Cup in Russia and is probably the most capped participant within the nation’s historical past, won a spot within the PFA Premier League Staff of the Yr for his performances final season.