Murphy extends Hibs stay
By Alex Dunn
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
David Murphy has inked a new two-year extension to his current deal at Hibernian.Hibernian have been handed a boost with the news that David Murphy has inked a new two-year extension to his current deal.
This latest development commits Murphy to Hibs until 2008 - in a move which has delighted his boss Tony Mowbray.
Murphy has been an integral feature of the club's defensive set-up this term and Mowbray predicts a bright future for the 21-year-old left-back.
''Since joining from Middlesbrough in the summer, David has played at a consistently high level all season,'' Mowbray told the club's official website.
''At only 21, he is keen to learn how to improve his game still further and I believe he has a great future ahead of him at Hibernian.
''David has settled well into Edinburgh life and is enjoying being a part of this Hibernian team.''