Crofts pens long-term deal
By Simon Fudge
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Gillingham youngster Andrew Crofts has signed a new long-term deal with the club.Gillingham youngster Andrew Crofts has signed a new long-term deal with the Championship club.
The 20-year-old midfielder put pen-to-paper on a new four-and-a-half year contract that keeps him at The Priestfield Stadium until the summer of 2009.
Crofts initially signed a two-year professional contract when he moved from the club's youth ranks, having made his debut as a 16-year-old at the end of the 2000/01 season.
The youngster has gone on to establish himself in midfield this season and the club were to keen to hand Crofts a new long-term deal.
The former Gills trainee celebrated his new contract by scoring the winner in Gillingham's 1-0 victory over Plymouth Argyle on Saturday.