Nigeria winger Victor Moses says he is delighted after signing a new contract with Chelsea, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Moses signed a two-year extension to his contract on Wednesday, taking his current deal to 2021.
“I feel very excited,” Moses told Chelsea’s official website after signing. “I’m delighted to be here for another few years now and to sign a new deal. Now it’s time to concentrate on the team and keep working hard to make sure we win games and try to win the Premier League this season.
“We’re having a great season, I’m enjoying my football and we have a good manager here that has given every single one of us confidence. I just want to keep on enjoying it and working hard for the team.”
Moses joined Chelsea in 2012 from Wigan Athletic and was instrumental in the Blues lift the Europa League title that year. In total, Moses has made 72 appearances for the Blues, 28 coming so far this season, scoring 14 goals.
The Technical Director of Chelsea, former Nigeria defender Michael Emenalo, was also happy at his compatriot’s decision to extend his contract.
“We are extremely pleased Victor has chosen to extend his contract with us,” Emenalo said.
“He is enjoying an excellent season and, under Antonio’s leadership, has proved to be an important member of the squad.
“This new contract is testament to Victor’s hard work and dedication to succeed at Chelsea and we believe he will be a big part of our future success.”