Football: France 'keeper Lloris extends Tottenham deal
Published on Jul 10, 2014 5:33 PM
LONDON (AFP) - France goalkeeper and captain Hugo Lloris has signed a new five-year contract with Tottenham, the English Premier League football club confirmed on Thursday.
The 27-year-old originally signed from French outfit Lyon two years ago for 10 million euros (S$17 million) and has made 78 appearances for the north London club.
"We are delighted to announce that Hugo Lloris has committed his future to the club with the signing of a new five-year contract," Spurs said in a statement.
Lloris, who captained France at the World Cup, playing all five of their games, said he was looking forward to working with Tottenham's new coach Mauricio Pochettino.
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