Russell pens Terrors extension
Johnny Russell has signed a two-year contract extension at SPL outfit Dundee United.
Last Updated: 01/03/11 1:46pm
Johnny Russell has signed a two-year contract extension at Scottish Premier League outfit Dundee United.
The fresh terms will keep the promising forward at Tannadice until May 2014.
Terrors boss Peter Houston is pleased to have tied the 20-year-old down on a new deal, with it imperative that the club are able to retain the services of their home-grown talent.
He told the club's official website: "I'm absolutely delighted that Johnny has agreed to extend his contract at Dundee United.
"He has made a big impression since breaking into the first-team and I am now looking for him to continue the hard work to ensure he adds consistency to his game and continues to improve for the benefit of both himself and the club over the duration of this contract.
"It's great to see yet another young and improving player who wants to remain at the club longer term and once again, it shows the club's emphasis on nurturing and utilising its own youth system products."