Man United ace set to sign new long-term contract

first_img 2 Shaw has made nine appearances this season, scoring once, the second goal in a 2-1 defeat of Leicester on the opening day of the Premier League campaign. Getty – Contributor 2 He’s been a regular for the Red Devils this term – with many considering him United’s best performer to date – overcoming numerous problems that have affected him since the club spent £31million on him in the summer of 2014.A broken leg, consistent fitness issues and poor form have restricted Shaw to just 75 appearances for United since leaving Southampton, but he appears to be back to his best and was rewarded by earning a recall to the England squad for last month’s international break.And, with less than a year remaining on his existing deal, Shaw will pen new terms with United to extend his stay at Old Trafford.This is according to the BBC, who say the 23-year-old is close to agreeing a long-term deal, though the exact length of the contract has yet to be finalised.center_img Manchester United defender Luke Shaw will pen a new long-term contract with the club, it is understood.Shaw, the left-back, has re-established himself as the first-choice in his position under Jose Mourinho this season, after a couple of hard years at Old Trafford. Shaw scored in Man United’s Premier League opener Shaw has broken back into Mourinho’s team and will extend his stay with Man United last_img read more