New deal for Willem starlet
By Martijn de Groote
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Willem II have extended the contract of young midfielder Anour Hadouir.Willem II have extended the contract of impressive young midfielder Anour Hadouir.
The 21-year-old has made giant strides in the last 12 months and is viewed as a key player in the long-term future of the Tilburg club.
His previous deal was due to expire next summer, but the club have headed off the prospect of him walking away from Tilburg, by handing him a new contract which runs until 2008.
Willem II technical manager Gerard Wielaert has great faith in the youngster.
"Anour showed last season that he can become a player capable of playing in the Eredivisie," Wielaert told the club's website. "He does have to develop certain aspects of his game.
"But by renewing his contract, we have shown him that Willem II has all the confidence in him."