Manchester United have confirmed that 19-year-old midfielder, Ethan Galbraith, has signed a three-year contract with the club.
Galbraith will now remain at Man United until 2023.
Man United made this known in a statement via the club’s official website on Wednesday afternoon ahead of their Champions League clash with RB Leipzig.
The statement read: “Manchester United midfielder Ethan Galbraith has signed a new long-term contract with the club.
“Galbraith is another product of the club’s outstanding Academy system and was one of eight graduates to make their first-team debut last season.
“The deal will keep him at United until June 2023, with the option to extend for a further year.
“The midfielder, who joined the club at the age of 16, made his senior Northern Ireland international debut in September last year in a 1-0 win over Luxembourg at Windsor Park.
“The 19-year-old recently scored a 97th-minute penalty against Everton to secure the victory for Neil Wood’s Under-23s side in Premier League 2.”
However, A former Real Madrid striker, Michael Owen, has predicted Manchester United to play a draw against RB Leipzig in tonight’s Champions League fixture at Old Trafford.