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Football: Alderweireld extends contract with Tottenham

Belgian defender Toby Alderweireld inks new deal to be Tottenham player until 2023

Muhammed Enes Calli   | 20.12.2019
Football: Alderweireld extends contract with Tottenham File Photo - Toby Alderweireld of Belgium celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Euro 2016 round of 16 football match between Hungary and Belgium at Stadium Municipal in Toulouse, France on June 26, 2016. ( Metin Pala - Anadolu Agency )

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Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur extended their Belgian defender Toby Alderweireld's contract until 2023.

"We are delighted to announce that Toby Alderweireld has signed a new contract with the Club until 2023," the English club from North London said on their website on Friday.

Having joined Tottenham from the La Liga club Atletico Madrid in 2015, the 30-year-old Belgian centre-back became vital part of the English club, playing 179 matches in all competitions.

This season he made two assists in 20 appearances.

Alderweireld is also a Belgium veteran, having 98 appearances for his country since 2009.

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